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Optometrist Eye Care Center Mooresville Advocates Early Detection Through Annual Eye Exams to Combat Choroid Melanomas

MOORESVILLE, N.C., May 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eye Care Center Mooresville would like to alert North Carolina residents to the dangers of choroid melanomas, which are harmful tumors that can grow behind the retina of the eye. There is a proportionally abnormal number of melanomas afflicting the eye health of area residents at this time. This development is making eye care, eye exams and regular visits to the optometrist more crucial than ever to good vision and ongoing eye health.

This is a unique situation and the medical community is attempting to determine why there have been an abnormally high number of choroid melanoma cases reported. Choroid melanoma tumors behind the retina of the eye are extremely serious, and early detection through an eye exam is key to effective treatment.

Eye Care Center Mooresville has been using state of the art cameras and specialized eye drops to look for and locate this rare but serious disorder. Immediate action can then be taken to help restore and preserve eye health. In addition to bringing high quality optometry services to Mooresville, Eye Care Center Mooresville also serves the Davidson, Statesville, Cornelius, Huntersville, Denver and Lake Norman communities.

Dr. Ed Mills explains, “At Eye Care Center Mooresville, we believe that eye examinations are as crucial to eye health as the successful prescription of contacts lenses or glasses. The best prevention against choroid melanomas or any other eye disorder is getting an annual eye exam each year.”

Dr. Christopher Mills adds, “We want to make sure everyone in the area is aware of the risks of choroid melanomas. Eye Care Center in Mooresville has a mission of delivering attentive, efficient and high quality eye care so that all of our clients can enjoy the highest quality outcomes possible.”

Eye Care Center in Mooresville has been serving the Mooresville-South Iredell community including Davidson, Statesville, Cornelius, Huntersville, Denver and Lake Norman since 1988. Dr. Christopher Mills and Dr. Ed Mills are natives of the Lake Norman area and their family dates back six generations.

The staff of Eye Care Center in Mooresville includes highly experienced optometrists and friendly, professional employees dedicated to treating each client like a family member. They place a focus on superior customer service and making sure that all staff members highly qualified, trained and professional. The result is reliable, customer-focused eye care that helps to support good vision and eye health for a lifetime.

Eye Care Center Mooresville is located at 492 Williamson Road in Mooresville, North Carolina and serves the Mooresville, Davidson, Statesville, Cornelius, Huntersville, Denver and Lake Norman communities. Those in the public who have further questions or who wish to schedule an appointment may do so by calling (704) 664-9121. Additional information is also available at the Eye Care Center Moorseville website.

Eye Care Center Mooresville, (704) 664-9121

Source: Eye Care Center Mooresville