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5 Myths About Contact Lenses You Shouldn’t Believe

5 Myths About Contact Lenses You Shouldn’t Believe

Thinking about giving contact lenses a try but nervous they might not be right for you? Although the only guaranteed way to have a positive experience with contact lenses is to schedule an appointment with one of our eye care professionals, we want to address some of...

Signs You’re Suffering From Computer Vision Syndrome

Signs You’re Suffering From Computer Vision Syndrome

As our world becomes increasingly digital, the number of people suffering from Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) has also increased. Raise your hand if you have experienced one of the following symptoms. eye strain difficulty focusing red, dry, itchy, or burning eyes...

Eye Exams: What to Expect

Eye Exams: What to Expect

Yearly comprehensive eye exams are crucial to detecting changes in your vision and risk of eye-related diseases. We recommend adults have a comprehensive eye exam every year, and children should have an eye exam as early as six months before they start school, and...

6 Common Eye Symptoms and What to Do

6 Common Eye Symptoms and What to Do

Suffering from eye discomfort or blurry vision can be scary, especially if it comes on suddenly or is a result of a dramatic event. Below are some of the common eye-related disorders. However, remember that common doesn't mean it should be ignored. If you are...

Floaters or Spots: Should I be worried?

Floaters or Spots: Should I be worried?

Have you noticed tiny shadows cast upon objects? Small spots, lines, or other shapes caused by floaters in your eye aren't a big deal most of the time. Read more below to find out when you should contact your doctor about spots in your vision! Floaters or Spots, are...

A Must-Have: Children’s Sunglasses

A Must-Have: Children’s Sunglasses

In the same way we protect our skin from the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays, we need to protect our eyes as well! Even more importantly, we need to protect our child's eyes. Children's eyes are still developing at a young age, and with the substantial time they...

Dry Eye: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Dry Eye: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

What Is Dry Eye? A continued lack of lubrication and moisture within the eye causes symptoms categorized as dry eye syndrome. The lack of tears and moisture to keep the surface of the eye lubricated, as well as wash away debris and dust, can cause eye discomfort and...

FAQ: Computer Vision Syndrome

FAQ: Computer Vision Syndrome

What is computer vision syndrome? Computer vision syndrome, or CVS, is the discomfort or symptoms caused by focusing on a computer or technological device for a long and uninterrupted time. Common symptoms include: Headaches Loss of Focus Burning Eyes Tired eyes Red...

What is the Right Age for Contact Lenses?

What is the Right Age for Contact Lenses?

Children today are developing myopia sooner than in the past. Myopia, or nearsightedness, results in prescription glasses or contact lenses. Many parents might prefer the traditional frame over having their child wear contact lenses. But, the same question crosses...

Don’t Wait For Symptoms

Don’t Wait For Symptoms

Many people with medical eye diseases don't show symptoms immediately, but with an underlying disease, the damage is already underway. Regular comprehensive eye exams are essential in diagnosing eye diseases early. Comprehensive Eye Exams Diagnose Medical Eye Disease...