What is a post vitreous detachment (PVD)?

The vast majority of PVDs do not cause problems except annoying floaters and sometimes brief flashes of light. Improvement in symptoms is usually seen within a few months. Occasionally retinal tears can occur with PVD. Retinal tears can lead to a detached retina if the retina tear is not treated. There is no way to…

Can I drive after dilation?

You should plan on someone driving you or picking you up after your exam. Your eyes will be sensitive to light, so bring your sunglasses. If you don’t have any or forget them, we can provide you with throwaways.