Richmond Eye Associates is excited to welcome Katherine Schlieper, O.D., who is now performing eye examinations at the Midlothian and Innsbrook offices. Call (804) 270-0330 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Schlieper and Click here for more information about Dr. Schlieper.
All Richmond Eye Optical Shop locations are now open Monday through Friday, including optical shops at the Innsbrook, Midlothian and Mechanicsville locations. Our opticians are ready to serve you from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All Richmond Eye Associates office locations and optical shops will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2020. Call 804-270-0330 to speak to the doctor on-call if you are experiencing an emergency during this time.
All Richmond Eye Associates offices are now open for appointments and optical shop visits. We look forward to seeing our patients. Please call us at (804) 270-0330 for any urgent needs, or to schedule your regular or new patient eye exam. The continued health and safety of each of our patients and staff remains our... read more
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of permanent visual loss in the United States especially in people aged 65 years and older. AMD affects the central vision, which is used for daily tasks such as reading, driving, and watching TV. According to the Centers for Disease Control (1), the number of Americans aged... read more
Richmond Eye Associates has an in-house refractive surgery suite at its Innsbrook office location. Services provided include LASIK and photorefractive keratectomy (PRK). Please call 804-270-0330 to schedule a consultation with Dr. Brooks for further information.
Currently, we are accepting applications for Opticians as well as Front Desk Personnel, Ophthalmic Technicians, and Business Office Personnel. Richmond Eye Associates is a busy ophthalmic practice medically, surgically, and in providing routine eye care for glasses and contact lenses. Every employee at Richmond Eye plays a key role in our success in delivering the... read more
AREDS 2 Confirms and Refines the Use of Dietary Supplements for Age-related Macular Degeneration From Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Research Group. Lutein + zeaxanthin and omega-3 fatty acids for age-related macular degeneration: the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) randomized clinical trial. JAMA 2013;309(19):2005-2015. Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision... read more
Underuse of the Health Care System by Persons With Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetic Macular Edema in the United States From JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 19, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.6426 The above heading is the title of the study that was published in JAMA Ophthalmology regarding the awareness of diabetic eye problems and usage of the... read more
Oral Fluoroquinolones and the Risk of Retinal Detachment From JAMA. 2012;307(13):1414-1419. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.383 There have been a few case reports of retinal detachment occurring after the use of oral fluoroquinolone medications such as Cipro. This study looked more deeply into this by using health care data captured from the universal health coverage database of the... read more