Category: Contacts

Don’t Forget About Your End-of-Year Benefits!

Welcome 2022 in Style with New Glasses or Contacts How was your 2021? At Cargo Eye Care, we are closing out the year with gratitude; both for our amazing Cargo team and for our wonderful family of patients we are honored to serve every day. Whether your 2021 was all smiles or you’re ready to… Read More

Smart Contact Lenses?

Smart Contact Lenses? It wasn’t so long ago that the idea of a smart contact lens seemed like the stuff of science fiction, but it’s pretty close to becoming science fact. What exactly are smart contact lenses, and what would they be for? Let’s take a look at a few of the different possibilities we… Read More

Vision And Night Driving

Vision And Night Driving Nights are long in the winter, and that means fewer hours of daylight for our morning and evening commutes. Many of us feel safer driving during the day, particularly if our eyesight isn’t perfect. The dangers of night driving are very real, and we should all be taking them seriously, because… Read More

When To Schedule An Eye Exam

When To Schedule An Eye Exam How long has it been since your last eye exam? A year? Two? Longer? How often should we be scheduling our eye exams, and what are some good reasons to come in between regular appointments? If you aren’t sure, then you’ve come to the right place, because we’re here… Read More

A Back-to-School Contact Lens Guide For Teens

Another summer behind us, another school year just ahead.  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 be a barrier to learning. Which might be why August is Back to School… Read More

How To Care For Your Contacts

Properly caring for your contact lenses is synonymous with caring for your eyes. Contact lenses are safely used by millions of people everyday. They do, however, carry a risk of eye infection if worn or cleaned improperly. Your eyes allow you to see and experience the world around you, so it’s important to protect them,… Read More

Contact Lenses: Is Your Child Old Enough?

Do you remember how old you were when you learned to drive? How about when you got your first cell phone? Many of us hit these milestones at different ages as we were growing up, but when it comes to contact lenses, how old is “old enough?” So What Is The Right Age For Contact… Read More

Don’t Forget Your Child’s Back-To-School Eye Exam

An eye exam may be the last thing on your mind in the rush to get your children ready to go back to school. But in reality, no amount of new clothes, binders, backpacks or pencils will help your child succeed in school if they have an undetected problem with their vision. Why Back-To-School Eye… Read More

A Brief History Of Contact Lenses

With all the crazy technology we see today, you probably haven’t thought much about the small wonder that helps you see all that cool tech: your contact lenses! The concept of the contact lens was conceived over 500 years ago! But it didn’t really become what it is today until the 20th century. Let’s learn a… Read More

Biotrue ONEday lenses

Biotrue ONEday Lenses – Inspired by the biology of your eyes Contact wearers can encounter a myriad of issues with their lenses. Dry or irritated eyes from a lack of moisture, redness or allergic reaction from cleaning solutions or in extreme cases, Hypoxia, a lack of oxygen to the cornea. Enter Biotrue ONEday lenses… First… Read More