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August 15, 2019
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Protect Yourself From Cataracts

  As we age, our eyes become vulnerable to disease, like cataracts. Cataracts typically affect the elderly but can be experienced by anyone, especially those who […]
August 8, 2019
Young woman inserting a contact lens into her eye

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 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 […]
March 21, 2019
A view of a woman's face as she is opening up one eye to put her contacts in.

Colored Contacts Vs. Regular Contact Lenses

Thinking about changing your look with colored contacts? Regular contact lenses and colored contacts aren’t much different except for one type of lens has color tint […]
January 23, 2019
A beautiful brunette young adult woman that is about to put a contact in her eye.

Healthy Eyes with Contacts

Contact lenses are constantly growing in popularity, and for good reason! Comfortable and convenient, they offer crystal-clear vision that doesn’t get in the way of your […]
October 25, 2018
A view of an elderly woman and a young woman side by side. The camera is zoomed in so you can only see one eye from each woman.

Your Eyes and Aging

With aging, eyesight naturally and gradually declines. The sharpness of objects and the vividness of colors can fade. Many experience a loss of reading vision and […]
October 11, 2018
A photo that is a collage of about 8 different people in Halloween costumes looking at the camera with various facial expressions.

October is Halloween Safety Month

  Did you know that a Halloween costume accessory could lead to blindness? The American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume-contact lenses […]
April 20, 2018
Collage image of a phoropter, and ophthalmologist treating a patient and an eye chart

Understanding Eye Care Terms

The American Optometric Association recommends visiting the eye doctor at least every 2 years. At that appointment, most patients will be introduced to eye care terms […]
April 4, 2018
optician fitting a woman for her glasses

What’s An Optician?

There are various types of eye care professionals. An optician is one of those, but they are very different from an ophthalmologist (your eye doctor). However, […]