Blog Articles

Understanding Strabismus: Does Your Child Have It?

Have you noticed your child’s eyes not aligning? If so, it should not be ignored; you have options. This condition, called strabismus, affects about 4% of children, and here’s what you need to know about it.

Mar 13th, 2020
What Your Eye Health Says About Your Overall Health

The cliché says that your eyes are the window to your soul. That may be true, we don’t know for sure. But one thing we do know is that your eyes can reveal a great deal about your overall health. What do your eyes reveal about you?

Feb 1st, 2020
New Year’s Resolution: Ditch the Glasses and Go for LASIK

How much time do you spend searching for your glasses? How often have you had to deal with breaking them? How would you like to ditch them for good, but still be able to see? Here’s why you should consider making LASIK a priority for 2020.

Jan 1st, 2020
Winter Tips for Dealing with Dry Eyes

Cold winter weather and blustery winds mean dry eyes that are uncomfortable. And winter can make the condition worse. There are a few things you can do to protect your eyes from drying out this year. These tips will help.

Dec 1st, 2019
The Link Between Age and Glaucoma: What to Watch For

Do you have a family history of glaucoma? You may have an increased risk of developing this condition, and that risk rises as you age. Here are some signs of which you need to be aware as you watch for this condition.

Nov 1st, 2019
Understanding Strabismus and Your Treatment Options

Strabismus is frightening, whether you develop it as an adult, or notice something’s wrong with how your child’s eyes align. Learning the facts about strabismus, as well as what kinds of treatments are available, can help ease your fears.

Aug 9th, 2019
Summertime Tips for Chronic Dry Eye

In the summer, there are a few important steps to take in order to avoid suffering with symptoms of dry eye. Read on and learn what you need to know, so you can fully enjoy the season without burning, dry eyes.

Jun 1st, 2019
The Link Between Diabetes and Eye Health

People with diabetes have a greater risk of developing certain eye health problems than people without diabetes. Find out which eye diseases diabetics have a greater risk of, as well as what you should do to protect your vision.

May 2nd, 2019
Is It Bad to Sleep in Your Contacts?

If you wear contacts regularly, chances are good that you’ve fallen asleep with them in. Sure, you’ve heard you’re not supposed to sleep with contacts in, but is it really that bad?

Feb 8th, 2019
Preparing for LASIK Surgery: Everything You Need to Know

LASIK vision surgery is often a life-changing experience, as you may finally see clearly without glasses or contacts for the first time in years. Knowing what to expect and how to prepare is essential for the best possible experience and outcome.

Oct 16th, 2018
Children's Vision Problems are Often Misdiagnosed as ADHD

If your child struggles in the classroom and with nightly homework, their behavior may have you worried about ADHD. Before leaping to conclusions, find out if vision issues might be at the root of your child’s learning difficulties.

Sep 28th, 2018