Dante and The Cascades Raptor Center

Oregon Eye Consultants had a very exciting year! One of our proudest and favorite moments of the year is when we became Adoptive “Parents” to Dante, a Golden Eagle of the Cascades Raptor Center! The eagle eye is among the very strongest in the animal kingdom. They are said to be able to spot a… Read more »

Get To Know Your Doctor: Dr. Beardsley

Did you know that Dr. Beardsley was a Scuba Instructor in Belize before becoming one of the Top Retina Specialists in our Area–And the only Fellowship-Trained Uveitis Specialist in our area? #GetToKnowYourDoctor To learn more about Dr. Beardsley and our other physicians, visit our physicians page at: www.oregoneyeconsultants.com/physicians  

Diabetic Retinopathy

Did you know that it is imperative if you are a diabetic to have routine diabetic eye exams? What is Diabetic Retinopathy? People with diabetes are at risk for eye disease called diabetic retinopathy. High blood sugar levels cause damage to blood vessels that can swell, leak or close and inhibit the blood flowing through… Read more »

Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Curious about Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) or are you seeing our Physicians here at Oregon Eye Consultants for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration? This short, educational video explains what macular degeneration is, and how medication injections may slow the progression of this condition and save your eyesight. Our team of retina specialists are experts in treating AMD. Visit… Read more »

Cataract Surgery

Cataracts Our eyes contain a natural lens that bends (refracts) light coming into our eyes to help us see. When you have a cataract, that lens that is naturally clear becomes cloudy. It may seem as if you are looking through a dusty car windshield or fog. Objects and people may look blurry, hazy or… Read more »

Retina Specialist

Have you been referred to a Retina Specialist or are you wondering what a Retina Specialist is? A retina specialist is a medial doctor with specialized training and expertise in ophthalmology with a sub-specialty in the medical and surgical treatment of the retina and vitreous. Retina Specialists are highly trained, and their training generally includes:… Read more »

Uveitis

Uveitis Uveitis, as Dr. Beardsley explained in his blog: Not Every Red Eye is Pink Eye, means inflammation of your uvea. The uvea is a layer in the eye with blood vessels and dark pigment. Uveitis is a condition requiring treatment by a specialist. Dr. Beardsley is the only fellowship-trained uveitis specialist in our area…. Read more »

Intraocular Lens (IOL) Options

IOL Intraocular Lenses (IOL) are medical devices that replace the eye’s natural lens when it is removed during cataract, or other eye, surgery. Our Cataract Surgery Specialists at Oregon Eye Consultants are experts in cataract surgery and IOL placement. Types There are several options for intraocular lenses: Monofocal Lens Monofocal Lens with Monovision Multifocal Lens… Read more »