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August 8, 2019
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What To Expect During A Contact Lens Exam

  Most of us have experienced an eye exam, but how does an examination for contact lenses work? The optometrist will measure your eyes to properly […]
July 24, 2019
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Schedule Your Child’s Eye Exam Before School Starts

  Did you know that you should be visiting your eye doctor at least every 2 years for comprehensive exams? These eye visits are incredibly important […]
July 17, 2019

Lasik Eye Surgery: What to Consider

  LASIK (Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) is the most popular refractive surgery available to improve your eyesight to near-perfect condition. Each year, more than one million […]
May 23, 2019

All About Astigmatism

Have you noticed changes in your vision lately? These could be caused by refractive eye errors. Refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism are some […]
May 3, 2019

Healthy Vision Month: What Can You Do?

May is Healthy Vision Month, or a time to take more notice of your eye health. Having healthy eyes is something many people think about only […]
November 6, 2018
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Vision Changes in Men and Women

  After age 40 and especially 60, eyesight can diminish and vision problems are more common. However, vision is actually different depending on if you are […]
March 5, 2018

Keeping Healthy Eyes

You only get one set of eyes, so you want to keep them healthy. Millions of people won’t ever have major problems with their eyes, but […]
February 26, 2018
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Considering Contact Lenses

Did you know that approximately 20% of the American population who requires vision correction wears contact lenses?  While eyeglasses may be an attractive way to accessorize […]
December 12, 2017
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Remedy Common Vision Problems

The National Eye Institute has found that around 42% of Americans between 12 and 54 are nearsighted. This means that objects up close are clear, while […]