Entries by Dr. David Rouse

Considering LASIK? Let’s Clear the Myths First  

Going in for a practically painless procedure to have your vision corrected can sound a little too good to be true. Perhaps that is why so many unfair myths get circulated about LASIK vision correction surgery. If you are considering LASIK surgery, be sure you don’t let the prevailing myths get in the way. Myth: […]

Is Bad Eyesight Preventable in Children?

Eyesight develops as people age. The eyes are organs similar to the other organs in the body. For proper eyesight, eye growth must occur in a certain manner. For instance, the eyeball needs to be a certain shape in order to function well. But certain conditions and situations in childhood can impair the proper growth […]

Demodex-What I Have Learned

Demodex is a genus of microscopic, eight-legged, arachnid mites that live in the oil glands and hair follicles on the human body.  They are roughly the size of half of a grain of salt and can migrate from gland to gland and person to person through contact with linens.  The mites frequently inhabit the follicles […]