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The Foresight of a Backward Glance

By | February 1, 2017|

Radio and TV ads of late frequently tout the benefits of refractive surgery and how it has improved people’s lives. Refractive surgery is the general term for surgical correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness etc. In fact one such ad in our area says that refractive surgery eases human encumbrance. These ads are true. LASIK is wonderful […]

Thought For The Day

By | February 1, 2017|

“The more side roads you stop to explore, the less likely that life will pass you by.”

Robert Brault

Recipes For Healthy Eyes

By | January 23, 2017|

Did you know that kale, orange peppers and wild salmon are good for your eyes? These and many other foods contain high amounts of nutrients that are important for the health and function of your eyes.  Click the button to see several great recipes designed to boost your eye health. [All About Vision]

RECIPES FOR HEALTHY […]

Thought For The Day

By | January 18, 2017|

“Each day comes bearing its own gifts. Untie the ribbons.” Ruth Ann Schabacker

Holiday Hours

By | December 21, 2016|

We will be closed on Monday, December 26th, and Monday, January 2nd.

We hope you have a most enjoyable Christmas with your loved ones, and best wishes for 2017!

Winter Dry Eyes

By | November 28, 2016|

If you suffer from dry eyes, it’s about to get worse as winter creeps in.

The thing about cold air is that even at 100% humidity it doesn’t hold much water.  For example, if it’s 20º F. outside and the humidity is 100%, and you warm that air up to 70º F. in your home – […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

By | November 21, 2016|

Our office will be closed Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25.  We will resume normal business hours on Monday, November 28.

We hope you have a most enjoyable Thanksgiving!

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Thinking of You on Veterans Day

By | November 11, 2016|

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A heartfelt THANK YOU to all our veterans for your service and the sacrifices you have made to preserve our freedom and way of life.

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Silhouette Frames

By | November 2, 2016|

Check out our selection of Silhouette frames; the great thing about Silhouette is that you can get exactly the frame you are looking for, to match your unique style and personality.

The shapes and sizes of the lenses are customizable, you can also personalize the temples, bridge, and end pieces of your glasses.  You can even […]

Scleral Contact Lenses

By | October 28, 2016|

Let’s consider the comfort of firm vs. soft contact lenses. A significant number find both firm and soft contact lenses uncomfortable, a few find firm contact lenses more comfortable, and a greater number find soft contact lenses more comfortable. Some of the comfort experienced by soft lens wearers is because soft lenses are larger.

Let’s consider […]

ECO Eyewear

By | September 7, 2016|

ECO is the only eyewear brand made of either 95% recycled content (their Recycled Collection) or 63% biobased material (their Biobased Collection). For every ECO frame sold, a tree is planted in Cameroon. So far, they have planted over 1.4 million trees!

Streaming the Blues

By | August 11, 2016|

Your eyes, in combination with your brain, can see and understand light waves by interpreting them as color. Reds are longer wavelengths while blue and violet are shorter. Light is energy emanated in electromagnetic waves which are measured in nanometers (nm) or billionths of a meter. The longest electromagnetic wavelength that a human can see […]