Can The Sun Hurt Your Children’s Eyes?

The arrival of summer means that most children are spending more time outdoors. It also means increased exposure to the sun for their eyes. If you want to protect your children's eyes this summer, here is what you need to know.   How Can the Sun Harm Your Children's Eyes?  Most parents know that exposure to the sun for prolonged periods of time can be damaging to a child's skin. However, some parents are not aware of the impact the sun can have on a child's eyes. Read More 

Answers to Top Questions About LASIK

Are you tired of having to wear glasses or contacts? Are you tired of the expense as well as having to fumble around for your eyewear when you wake up? Although glasses can be a cute fashion accessory at times, they can also be a hassle. Contact lenses can be great, but they can also be troublesome to deal with. If you're tired of all of this, you may be looking into LASIK to see if it's right for you. Read More 

What You Need to Know about Blue-Violet Light, How It Can Harm Your Vision, and How to Protect Your Eyes

You may be aware that long-term exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light can cause permanent eye injury and disease, such as cataracts. Many products are marketed for their ability to protect eyes from UV damage: eyeglasses, sunglasses, and even contact lenses are now available with anti-UV coatings. However, you may not know that visible blue-violet light also poses a threat to your optical health. Below is more information on this menace to eyesight and what you can do to protect your eyes from being harmed: Read More 

5 Facts to Know Before Scheduling Cataract Surgery as a Younger Patient

While previous generations used to accept blurry vision as a natural part of aging, modern eye care patients stop by for an assessment at the slightest change in reading power. This increasing trust in healthcare is beneficial because it helps optometrists catch the earliest warning signs of cataracts in young patients. If your eye doctor wants to schedule cataract removal surgery and you're well under the retirement age, consider these facts that affect your surgical experience. Read More 

Need New Eyeglasses For Children And Adults? What’s Trending In Corrective Eyewear

If your current eyeglasses don't fit properly over your face or correct your vision anymore, you may wonder if there are other types of eyewear you can use that work better for your needs. There are many recent trends in eyewear that may improve your vision in the future, including self-adjusting lenses. Here's how self-adjusting eyeglasses work and tips you can use to improve your vision until self-adjusting eyewear hits the market. Read More