Entries by Dr. Edward Paul, OD, PhD

What Can I Do to Prevent Low Vision?

Low vision can impact your quality of life, so preventing it from occurring is the best thing you can do. While some people have a natural predisposition to develop low vision later in life, there are still many lifestyle habits you can assume that could help you avoid problems with low vision in later adulthood. […]

Most Common Causes of Low Vision

Low vision is a debilitating condition that affects millions of people worldwide. In Wilmington, NC, low vision impacts people in all different walks of life, of all ages. Sometimes low vision is genetic, but other times, it develops over time. If you can possibly prevent low vision from developing, you should, since low vision is […]

What Causes Low Vision?  

If you have low vision, your eye doctor may have informed you that it is the kind of vision that can’t be corrected with traditional treatments like glasses or contact lenses. While not technically blindness, low vision can greatly impair your quality of life. What Causes Low Vision? Low vision can be caused by one […]

Can I Drive at Night With Low Vision?

Low vision is a common problem that affects millions of people around the world. Living with low vision is possible, but when it comes to driving, taking certain precautions is necessary for safety. Your eyesight should meet a certain standard for safe driving. You should be able to read all the road signs and see […]

Macular DegenerationTreatment Options

Macular Degeneration Treatment Options: Nutrition, Low Vision Services and Supplements Find out about macular degeneration treatment options by Dr. Edward Paul. Dr. Paul takes on an integrative approach using traditional and complementary modalities. Learn what he has to say about nutrition, low vision services and supplements. Dr. Edward Paul is a low vision specialist with […]