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Have you noticed that functioning in general is harder? Learn why visiting an optometrist may help you find the source of the problem.

Tips For Protecting Your Eyes In An Office Setting

14 April 2016
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When you work in an office, it can be a lot harder on your eyes than you might imagine. You could deal with tired eyes, dry eyes, and eye strain, or all of the above. If you work in an office and especially in front of a computer, it is good to follow these eye care tips. Adjust the Lights No matter what type of work you do in the office, you need to have sufficient lighting. Read More …

Contact Lense For Keratoconus

10 March 2016
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Certain vision conditions can disqualify you for glasses. There are even some vision conditions that can make it hard to use contacts. For example, if you have keratoconus, you will have limited options for what you can do to correct your vision. The type of contacts you use will depend on how bad your condition is.  What Is Keratoconus? Keratoconus is similar to an astigmatism, but the shape of your eye will be different. Read More …

What To Expect After Cataract Surgery

8 February 2016
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If your vision is clouded by cataracts, your eye doctor may recommend surgery at some point. Cataract surgery is a simple operation that removes the cloudy lenses from your eyes and replaces them with clear, artificial lenses. You may need the surgery on just one eye or on both, but your doctor may only do one eye at a time so your vision isn't compromised. Recovery from the surgery is usually fast and uneventful. Read More …

What Should You Do If Your Plastic Eye Glass Frames Become Bent?

19 January 2016
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It's probably happened to just about every eyeglass owner at one time or another: the frames get bent and can't be worn. Now you're faced with a quandary. Do you bring the frames to the optometrist for repair, or do you try to bend them back yourself? Bringing your eyeglasses to the optometrist for a repair is always the best method. Your optometrist will be specially trained to bend back the glasses without incurring damage. Read More …

What You Should Know About Your Upcoming Cataract Surgery

14 January 2016
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When you go to your eye doctor for a routine eye exam and checkup, the last thing you expect is to be told that you have cataracts. However, cataracts are one of the most common eye disorders in the country and can, luckily, be treated through surgery. If you are in the process of preparing for your cataract surgery, you may wonder what you can expect from the procedure and the recovery process. Read More …