Proper Protection can reduce Sports Eye Injuries

With the fall sports season well underway with football, soccer, field hockey, Mitchell Fineman, MD discusses with Healio the importance of protective eye wear and treatment to sports-related eye injuries. “There are many types of situations where the injury might appear as a run-of-the-mill injury, but there’s something more serious going on,” Fineman stresses, who is the ophthalmologists for the Philadelphia Eagles. “Early diagnosis and treatment can prevent long-term permanent damage to the eye.”