Reviewed By K.C. Finn for Readers’ Favorite
our Precious Sight: An Optometrist’s Most Memorable Cases is a short work of non-fiction based on eye health and medicine, and was penned by Doctor Eichin Chang-Lim. Whatever your concerns may be about your eyesight, either now or in the future, this collection of memories and advice spans a whole range of different conditions which are likely to affect us at some point in our lives. From simple conditions like pink eye, allergic reactions, and dry eye, through to more complex surgeries and diseases that can take your sight away completely, Dr. Chang-Lim offers practical information about how different cases come about, and what you can do to look after such an important organ in your body.
I have always thought that it is remarkable what optometrists can do to save people’s vision and bring them comfort, but Dr. Eichin Chang-Lim has brought an even deeper insight and a true passion for the subject into this short but invaluable little volume of tales. Though it may seem frightening to hear about all the things that can go wrong with a person’s vision, Dr. Chang-Lim has an easy way of narration and a confidence in the skills of professionals which allays a lot of fears for readers, and the organization of the different cases and the progression of the tales give a good variety without it all being doom and gloom. Overall, Your Precious Sight: An Optometrist’s Most Memorable Cases provides a superb insight into eye health and procedures and is definitely recommended for anyone with concerns or an interest in the subject.