December 27, 2018
contact lens care

Important Do’s and Don’ts for Effective Contact Lens Care

How good are you at taking care of your contact lenses? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably, “not great.” Forty-five percent of adults who wear contact lenses report wearing their lenses longer than they’re supposed to, and 32.9 percent report sleeping or napping while wearing their contacts. Another six out of seven contact lens wearers have admitted […]
November 22, 2018
eye doctor appointment

What to Expect When Visiting the Eye Doctor

Your eyes are one of the most important organs in your body for obvious reasons. This is why it’s imperative that you visit an eye doctor regularly. Even if you have perfect vision, your eyes still need to be evaluated at least once per year. But, what should you expect at your eye doctor appointment? Especially if you’ve never been to […]
October 31, 2018

I Can See Clearly Now the Night Is Gone: Top 10 Signs You Have Bad Night Vision

Trouble seeing at night means decreased safety on the road once the sun is down. Unfortunately, bad night vision is a real and concerning problem in optometry. Many don’t realize night blindness is not normal. In fact, it can be caused by several seemingly unrelated medical conditions, like diabetes. Do you suspect you have bad night vision? Read our list […]
September 19, 2018
eye exam

5 Reasons to Get an Eye Exam, Even if Your Vision is Fine

Ah, the dreaded eye exam. The idea of some stranger poking around your sensitive eyeballs is too much for some people to handle. And who wants to stumble around with impaired, dilated eyes all afternoon? We’ll tell you who. People who don’t want to go blind, have a heart attack or die of leukemia when it can easily be prevented. […]