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  • How Vitamin A And Beta-carotene Benefit Our Vision

    How Vitamin A And Beta-carotene Benefit Our Vision With so many vitamins available to us, it’s hard to know which ones you really need to keep an eye out for! Today we want to share with you two vitamins in particular that both benefit eye health and prevent vision loss—vitamin A and beta-carotene. What Are Vitamin […]

    Continue Reading March 30, 2017

  • Prepare Your Eyes For Allergy Season

    Prepare Your Eyes For Allergy Season Spring is on the horizon and we couldn’t be more excited! Chirping birds, blooming flowers, and warmer weather are just a few of the things we look forward to when spring comes around. We have to admit though, there is one thing about the season that’s not particularly appealing, […]

    Continue Reading March 23, 2017

  • Preparing For Your Child’s First Eye Exam

    Preparing For Your Child’s First Eye Exam From the moment your baby is born, they are constantly growing and developing—and so is their vision! Schedule Your Child’s First Visit Early! The American Academy of Optometry recommends babies receive their first comprehensive visual assessment at six months of age. Having your child’s eyes examined so early will […]

    Continue Reading March 15, 2017

  • Physical Exercise Is Good For Your Eyes

    Physical Exercise Is Good For Your Eyes Healthy vision starts with a healthy body! Just as your whole body benefits from frequent exercise, so do your eyes. In fact, a healthy lifestyle including a nutritional diet and regular physical activity can help protect your vision from the devastating effects of eye disease. Reduce Your Risk […]

    Continue Reading March 3, 2017

  • Online Vision Tests Can’t Match Your Eye Doctor

    You can do just about anything online nowadays. Whether you’re buying new clothes or earning a degree, if you have an internet connection, you can accomplish it online!   But what about your regular eye exams? Is an online test sufficient enough for that? Put simply, the answer is no! Online Eye Exams Aren’t All […]

    Continue Reading February 21, 2017

  • How Multifocal Lenses Got Their Start

    How Multifocal Lenses Got Their Start You’ve probably seen bifocal, or even trifocal, lenses before. You may even wear them yourself! But do you know where they got their start? For most people, a part of getting older means that seeing becomes more difficult, especially when trying to focus on something close up. This age-related […]

    Continue Reading February 15, 2017

  • What Does It Mean To Be Nearsighted Or Farsighted?

    What Does It Mean To Be Nearsighted Or Farsighted? Time to explore two of the most common refractive errors: myopia and hyperopia! Normally, Light Is Focused Directly Onto The Retina Before we delve into what it means to be nearsighted or farsighted, let’s first talk about how a normal eye functions. Vision occurs when light […]

    Continue Reading February 13, 2017

  • Be Aware Of AMD As You Age

    Be Aware Of AMD As You Age Just as your body goes through physical changes as you get older, so do your eyes. That’s why regular eye exams are so important for your vision health. A lot of eye diseases progress without any early symptoms, often causing distorted vision before a problem is even detected. […]

    Continue Reading February 6, 2017

  • Our Patients’ Top Five Frequently Asked Questions!

    Our Patients’ Top Five Frequently Asked Questions! Want to know what our patients have been asking us? Here are the top five frequently asked questions we get at our practice! FAQ #1: “How often do I need to visit the optometrist?” For those of you who do not need glasses or contacts, we encourage you […]

    Continue Reading January 27, 2017

  • 4 Makeup Tips For Your New Frames

    4 Makeup Tips For Your New Frames Your glasses are a unique expression of your personality. And with a few simple makeup techniques, you’ll really get the look you want. We all know that our glasses pose a unique challenge when we’re applying makeup. If you’re wondering how to flatter your new fames during your […]

    Continue Reading January 19, 2017

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