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Are my headaches related to my eyes?

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There are many different types of headaches and a wide range of causes that may lead to a headache. Learn more about when you should visit your eye doctor to discuss your headaches. 

 

Types of Headaches

 

4 important points to describe your headache to your doctor: 

 

Headaches may be associated with your eyes or vision when: 

 

When should you be concerned with a headache?

 

If you are concerned with ANY headache of any kind please seek help - whether that be from your primary care doctor, eye doctor, or emergency room if necessary. Ultimately, getting an evaluation by a doctor is safer than assuming a headache is benign. 

Author
Dr. Gustavo Garmizo, FAAO Dr. Gustavo Garmizo, FAAO Board Certified Optometric Physician at West Broward Eyecare Associates

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