Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Ultraviolet Treatment Another beneficial lens treatment is an invisible dye [...]

By | May 27th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Anti-Fog Coating Nothing is more frustrating than having your eyeglasses [...]

By | May 20th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|Comments Off on Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Scratch-Resistant Coating No eyewear lenses — not even glass lenses [...]

By | May 13th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|Comments Off on Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Anti-Reflective Coating Anti-reflective coating (also called AR coating or anti-glare [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

Cataracts are common and treatment very effective

Cataracts are common, but treatment is very effective. Cataracts are a relatively normal part of the aging process. Symptoms can include blurred vision, faded colors, glare, reduced night vision, and double vision. Cataracts are associated with exposure to UV rays or radiation therapy, such as cancer treatment. Taking certain medications like prednisone can also [...]

By | April 29th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|Comments Off on Cataracts are common and treatment very effective

The silent damaging eye condition you need to know about

The silent damaging eye condition you need to know about Damage to the eye’s optic nerve causes glaucoma. This common eye condition, is known for being silent and insidious. Sadly the first sign of glaucoma is when a person can no longer see. Glaucoma is not something a patient can prevent or treat on [...]

By | April 15th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

The leading cuase of Blindness after 60

The leading cuase of Blindness after 60 After age 60, macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness. Macular degeneration occurs when eye tissue degenerates, causing blurriness or loss of vision in the central part of the eye. There are two forms of macular degeneration: wet and dry. If vision loss is caused by [...]

By | April 8th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments

Double Vision (Diplopia) or Ghost Images

Double Vision (Diplopia) or Ghost Images If you start seeing double images when your eyes normally work well together, you should take it seriously. While double vision (also called diplopia) may be temporary, you should still visit your eye doctor to find out what's going on. Double Vision (Diplopia) Causes Temporary episodes of double [...]

By | January 21st, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

What causes Dilated Pupils?

What causes Dilated Pupils? There's a wide variety of things that can cause dilated pupils. Here are some of the most common ones: Medications The following prescription and non-prescription medicines can cause your pupils to dilate and affect their ability to react to light: • Antihistamines • Decongestants • Tricyclic antidepressants • Motion sickness [...]

By | January 7th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Nearsightedness, or myopia, is the most common refractive error of the eye, and it has become more prevalent in recent years. Though the exact cause for this increase in nearsightedness is unknown, many eye doctors feel it has something to do with eye fatigue from computer use and other extended near vision tasks, coupled with a genetic [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments