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October 2, 2019
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What To Do When Your Glasses Don’t Fit

  Whether your glasses slip off your face or they just don’t seem to fit like they used to, there’s something you can do about it. […]
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 […]
May 31, 2018
Woman that is covering her eye with a eye screen device

Why Do You Need An Eye Doctor?

Have you ever had a vision screening at work or school? These types of vision screenings happen often, but they are not the same as an […]
April 20, 2018
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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, […]