11 04, 2019

Am I a Good Candidate for LASIK Eye Surgery?

By |2019-04-11T16:44:54+00:00April 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

“Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis” (LASIK) is a routine surgery to correct near- and farsightedness as well as astigmatism. It’s a preferred treatment (in fact, it’s one of the most common laser eye surgeries) for a reason: it’s virtually pain-free and takes minutes. Moreover, improved results can be literally seen within a day. Pronouncing its unabbreviated name, however, isn’t LASIK’s greatest challenge. This procedure [...]

11 02, 2019

February Is Low Vision Awareness Month

By |2019-04-11T16:51:32+00:00February 11th, 2019|News|Comments Off on February Is Low Vision Awareness Month

You may have 20/20 vision and wonder what low vision is – or maybe you’re squinting at the computer screen trying to read this article. Either way, the month of February is dedicated to raising awareness for this condition and encouraging people to understand its causes, spot the signs, schedule a checkup and get help if needed.  What Is Low Vision? This term refers [...]

11 01, 2019

Coping With Glaucoma

By |2019-04-11T16:51:03+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Coping With Glaucoma

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, and there’s plenty of time left to get informed. More than three million people are diagnosed with this condition, and this number is expected to grow. Though there are some risk factors outside of your control, there are several precautions you can take to preserve your eye health. Glaucoma is related to various conditions that affect the amount of pressure [...]

6 01, 2019

Are You at Risk for Glaucoma? What You Need to Know

By |2019-04-11T16:54:21+00:00January 6th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Are You at Risk for Glaucoma? What You Need to Know

Your eyes are one of your most important assets; once you lose your vision, you can’t get it back. Glaucoma affects nerves connecting to your eye, resulting in vision loss and blindness. Regular screening and early treatment for the disease can protect your eyes from irreversible damage. Glaucoma is a debilitating condition that can affect anyone, so ophthalmologists recommend regular detection tests. [...]

11 12, 2018

Your Guide To Winter Eye Protection

By |2019-04-11T16:55:49+00:00December 11th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Your Guide To Winter Eye Protection

Winter may be slow to start this season, but soon we’ll be welcoming our first real snowfall and hitting the slopes. When the world is blanketed in white, will you be ready to protect your eyes? Follow these tips to keep your vision safe all season long. Don’t Neglect UV Protection Your dermatologist may have told you to slather on the SPF [...]

2 12, 2018

Why You Should Wear Eye Protection While Hunting

By |2019-04-11T16:57:21+00:00December 2nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Why You Should Wear Eye Protection While Hunting

Deer season opening day is here, and gun season is in full swing. You’ve remembered to wear your orange, you’ve set up your blind – but have you packed your most important piece of safety gear? Eye protection (safety glasses) is a necessity, whether you’re in the field or on the range. Don’t neglect your eye health this hunting season. Your Eyes [...]

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