Here at San Tan Eye Care, one of our areas of expertise is retinal management for systemic medications like Lipitor in Gilbert AZ. Lipitor in Gilbert AZ is one of the most popular medications used to lower high cholesterol today. One potential risk of taking Lipitor in Gilbert AZ is retinal detachment. Retinal detachment is a serious, emergency eye situation in which the retinal tissue in your eye begins to pull away from the specific layer of blood vessels at the back of your eye that provides the retina with the nutrients and the oxygen that it needs. Therefore, if your retinal detaches, the longer it is left untreated, the more likely that it will stop functioning and you will lose vision in the affected eye. Because retinal detachment is a risk when taking Lipitor in Gilbert AZ, if you take this medication we highly recommend that you visit us here at San Tan Eye Care on a regular basis to consult with experts in the field about Lipitor in Gilbert AZ and so we can monitor your eye health while you are on the medication. If you visit with us regularly, the eye care experts here at San Tan Eye Care can catch any warning signs of a potential retinal detachment and therefore provide you with the treatment you need right away. Time is of the essence in these situations, and so getting the treatment you need right away might be the factor that saves your vision.
If you would like to learn more about Lipitor in Gilbert AZ and what it can mean for you eye health, or if you would like to learn more about any of the other many services available to you here at San Tan Eye Care, we highly recommend that you visit our main website, where you can browse through a wealth of additional, detailed information about our services, our staff, and other relevant information. If you have any specific questions or concerns that we can help you with in any way, we hope you will feel free to contact the staff here directly. You can reach us by giving us a call here at the office, or you can send us a message online. We look forward to working with you here soon.