Category: Glaucoma

Get to Know Dr. Cory Bergman

Dr. Cory Bergman

A member of the Black Hills Regional Eye Institute family since January 2021, Dr. Cory Bergman, MD, is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract, glaucoma and reconstructive surgery. In addition to his extensive experience and use of the latest technology, Dr. Bergman also ensures patients are informed about their options every step of theRead More


January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Did you know that glaucoma affects over 60 million people worldwide and is the leading cause of irreversible blindness? With January being Glaucoma Awareness Month, it is the perfect time to raise awareness about this condition and the importance of regular eye examinations in detecting glaucoma in the early stages. What is glaucoma? Referred toRead More


Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month

Did you know that Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness? January is Glaucoma Awareness Month and we would like to share some important information regarding this disease that affects more than 3 million people in the United States. Each year this number grows exponentially. Glaucoma is a condition where the optic nerve thatRead More


Vision Tips #1-10 From the Experts

Vision Tips #1-10 From the Experts

Vision Tips from your local eye experts. We feel it is important to give you tips and insight into your eye health. These tips relate to your Eyes, Eye Procedures, Eye Surgery Options and Tips for Healthy Eyes. Vision Tip #1. Tearing. Excess tearing can often be a sign that your eyes are dry! It is aRead More


Glaucoma Awareness

Glaucoma Awareness

What is Glaucoma Glaucoma refers to a group of eye conditions in which increased fluid pressure inside the eye causes irreversible damage to the optic nerve. The optic nerve is responsible for carrying visual information from the eye to the brain. If left untreated, it will eventually lead to blindness. There are several different typesRead More


Glaucoma Insights

Glaucoma Insights

Glaucoma Insights Did you know that Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness? We would like to share some important information regarding this disease that affects more than 3 million people in the United States. Glaucoma is a condition where the optic nerve that connects the eye to the brain is damaged. Usually thisRead More


SLT Laser Trabeculoplasty Technology

SLT Laser Trabeculoplasty Technology

Throughout the ages, glaucoma has become known as the “silent thief of sight.” Indeed, when not managed properly, glaucoma can rob a person of his or her precious vision, a fate that no one should ever have to endure. Fortunately, while there is still no cure for glaucoma, technology has evolved to the point thatRead More