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  • Watching Out For Diabetic Eye Disease

    Watching Out For Diabetic Eye Disease The American Diabetes Association estimates that 23.1 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes. At least another 7 million remain undiagnosed, and that still doesn’t include the additional millions who are considered pre-diabetic. But what does diabetes have to do with vision health? Unfortunately, quite a lot. Diabetic Eye Disease Diabetes […]

    Continue Reading November 11, 2017

  • You have presbyopia. Now what?

    You have presbyopia. Now what? Do you find yourself squinting to read your computer screen, or struggling to read your smartphone, menus, magazines or labels? If you do, and you’re over 40, chances are you have presbyopia. Presbyopia Signs And Symptoms Presbyopia is the normal change that occurs as your eye ages because the lens […]

    Continue Reading October 26, 2017

  • Signs It’s Time For An Eye Exam

    Signs It’s Time For An Eye Exam It’s always a good idea to schedule regular eye exams, but there are several reasons for coming to see us between those regular appointments. What do we mean by “regular appointments?” Well, that varies, largely depending on age. Children should have their first eye exam at six months, their second […]

    Continue Reading October 11, 2017

  • Home Improvement And Eye Safety

    Home Improvement And Eye Safety More than 2.5 million eye injuries occur every year, and half of those injuries happen at home. The good news is that 90 percent of eye injuries are completely preventable if we follow eye safety instructions and use eye protection! Take Precautions With Those DIY Projects We normally associate safety goggles with […]

    Continue Reading October 5, 2017

  • Fighting The Drain Of Digital Eye Strain

    Fighting The Drain Of Digital Eye Strain Every year, more than ten million patients visit eye doctors for problems related to digital eye strain. It doesn’t take much to produce digital eye strain—as little as two hours in front of a computer per day gives you a 90 percent chance to develop it. This makes it the single […]

    Continue Reading September 6, 2017

  • A Back-to-School Contact Lens Guide For Teens

    A Back-to-School Contact Lens Guide For Teens Another summer behind us, another school year just ahead. So much to do to get ready. As you rush around getting new school clothes and school supplies, don’t forget to schedule your student’s back-to-school eye exam. This is an essential step for school readiness because poor vision can […]

    Continue Reading August 28, 2017

  • The Value Of Back-To-School Eye Exams

    The Value Of Back-To-School Eye Exams With school starting up again soon, now is a great time to start thinking about scheduling an eye appointment for your child. Classroom Vision Problems Are Varied Experts estimate that 10 percent of preschoolers have a vision problem significant enough to impact learning, and being nearsighted or farsighted aren’t the only […]

    Continue Reading August 3, 2017

  • Helping Your Children Love Their Glasses

    Helping Your Children Love Their Glasses Is your third-grader constantly “forgetting” her glasses at home? Does your little boy come up with all kinds of excuses not to wear his? Here are some tips for keeping those glasses on! Their Glasses Should Be Their Own Glasses don’t carry quite the same stigma they used to, […]

    Continue Reading July 20, 2017

  • Vacation Tips To Keep Your Eyes Healthy

    Vacation Tips To Keep Your Eyes Healthy! Summer is finally here and you know what that means–family vacations, impromptu getaways and fun trips! Just like you, we couldn’t be more excited. But we also want to make sure that when you leave on vacation, you continue practicing the good habits that keep your eyes healthy! […]

    Continue Reading July 12, 2017

  • Why We Get Dark Circles Under Our Eyes

    Why We Get Dark Circles Under Our Eyes Getting a poor night’s rest isn’t the only reason you get dark circles under your eyes! Many of us have seen those pesky dark circles or bags under our eyes and blame it on a lack of sleep. But there’s actually more to it than that! The […]

    Continue Reading June 20, 2017

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