Regular eye exams are crucial for maintaining good eye and vision health. Whether it’s for you or your child, the more you know about what’s going on in your eyes, the more equipped you are to handle any developing conditions or diseases. But it can feel easy to keep putting off these check-ups. You have […]
Can Diabetes Cause Dry Eye?
Diabetes can significantly impact your eyes, increasing your risk of a variety of eye diseases. Those eye diseases can be hard to ignore when they cause dryness and pain. Diabetes is well known for causing eye issues. But did you know that more than half of all diabetics suffer from dry eyes? Dry eye syndrome […]
What Is the Difference Between an Eye Exam for Glasses and Contacts?
A visit to your eye doctor is necessary if you want glasses or contact lenses. However, you need a different exam if you’re interested in contacts. What is the difference between these eye exams, and why are they different? Continue reading to learn more about eye exams for glasses and contact lenses, including how and […]
4 Reasons Why You Need to Treat Dry Eye Early
Dry eyes not only bring discomfort and halt your productivity but, if left untreated, can cause serious corneal damage. The first step to dry eye management is scheduling a comprehensive eye exam with your optometrist to get to the bottom of your symptoms. Let’s explore what dry eye is, the symptoms, and 4 reasons why […]
How Often Do You Need A Contact Lens Fitting?
Contact lenses are a safe, effective way to improve your vision as an alternative to eyeglasses. If you already wear contact lenses, need a prescription change, or want to switch from glasses, a visit to your optometrist can determine the best type suited for you. Regular eye exams are crucial to protect your ocular health […]
How to Prepare for an Eye Exam
As a full-service, family-friendly vision clinic, we pride ourselves on providing comprehensive eye care for you and your loved ones. Whether you’re updating your lens prescription, looking for help managing your child’s myopia, or your parents are developing early signs of presbyopia, we’re ready to support your family in every way we can. The first […]
How Often Should Adults Get Eye Exams?
It’s easy to assume that you don’t need an eye exam if you can see well, but you never know what’s happening under the surface. Regular eye exams can help your optometrist identify early symptoms of eye disease, helping protect your vision. If everyone needs regular eye exams, how often should adults get one? Continue […]
When Should Kids Get an Eye Exam?
Oh, the joys of childhood. There is nothing quite like watching your child experience new things for the first time. In a way, it’s like experiencing these things for the first time yourself, and the perspective they have could bring a fresh new outlook on what you may already take for granted. From imagining front […]
7 Health Problems Eye Exams Can Detect
Receiving a comprehensive eye examination can illuminate many different eye health problems, even ones you did not suspect that you had. Catching eye diseases and conditions early on through regularly scheduled eye examinations can help in increasing the effectiveness of required treatment methods. If you suspect that you have an eye disease or refractive issue, […]