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Vision Care

  • New Year’s Resolution: An Eye Exam

    It is nearly the end of January and much of the “New Year” hype may be over, but it isn’t too late to make resolutions for the new year… eat fewer sweets, drink less soda, exercise more often, quit smoking… we’ve heard it all before. But, what about your eyes? This year, consider adding something […]

    Continue Reading February 5, 2015

  • Seasonal Eye Health Checklist – Winter

    Use this checklist this Winter when thinking about your eye health, and follow these easy steps to keeping your eyes healthy. Eat Healthy The holiday season is filled with opportunities to “feed our faces” and “get stuffed!” You’ll end up eating fewer calories if you slow down your pace of eating, and don’t forget to […]

    Continue Reading November 1, 2014

  • Seasonal Eye Health Checklist – Fall

    Use this checklist this Fall when thinking about your eye health, and follow these easy steps to keeping your eyes healthy. Rest Your Eyes As the weather changes and people participate in fewer outdoor activities, they often find themselves in front of computer and TV screens more often. Considering following the “20-20-20” rule: take a […]

    Continue Reading August 6, 2014

  • Seasonal Eye Health Checklist – Summer

    Use this checklist this Summer when thinking about your eye health, and follow these easy steps to keeping your eyes healthy. Sun Protection While it is a great idea to wear sunglasses year-round, it is especially important in the summer months. UV rays can damage your eyesight (even when you cannot see the sun), so […]

    Continue Reading May 3, 2014

  • Seasonal Eye Health Checklist – Spring

    Allergy Relief Seasonal allergies can put a damper on outdoor activities. Take note of when your eyes become red, itchy or irritated, and tell us about it so we can suggest an eye drop or medication that will relieve your symptoms. Use ice cubes for immediate relief! It may sound silly, but lying on your […]

    Continue Reading February 4, 2014

  • Humanitarian Eye Care Organizations

    This year consider making a donation to a charitable or humanitarian organization focused on helping people see and cope with vision loss. If you have a favorite humanitarian or charitable organization that you’d like to see added to the list, leave it in the comments with a brief summary for others to see. The OPC […]

    Continue Reading January 27, 2014

  • Early Detection with Retinal Mapping

    Ultra high-resolution images of your retina can detect and help you beat health problems like diabetes and hypertension Retinal mapping is a high-tech way to quickly (and painlessly) take ultra high-resolution images of your retinas, which are located on the back of your eyes. This relatively new technology is able to identify and prompt diagnosis […]

    Continue Reading January 10, 2014

  • What if we had a choice?

    If an eye disease was an inevitable part of your life, wouldn’t it be nice if you could pick which disease you had? If you could, you would want to pick cataracts. Today, cataract surgery can not only remedy the disease but it can make your eye sight better than it ever was before. Thanks […]

    Continue Reading November 18, 2013