This August, we're celebrating Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month. The American Academy of Ophthalmology sponsors this observance with the goal of addressing the health and safety needs of
Choosing the right frames for your eyeglasses can be a daunting task. With a wide variety of frame styles, colors, and sizes available, it can be overwhelming trying to find the perfect frames for you.
While lifestyle is one of the most important factors to consider when selecting the best frames for you, face shape is another important factor that you need to take into account. Your face shape will fit perfectly with some frame shapes and styles and clash with others.
If you are a glasses wearer, then you know what a challenge it can be to select frames that make you feel comfortable, confident, and ready to face life with clear vision. There are so many options out there to choose from. However, frames that fit one person’s lifestyle might not fit yours.
Heterochromia is one of the most recognizable optometry conditions studied today. There are three distinct types of heterochromia, but it is most commonly known as a condition that causes a person to have two different colored irises.
This is a highly unique condition, and the Dean McGee Eye Institute estimates that just 6 per every 10,000 Americans have heterochromia.
Astigmatism is a common eye condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It occurs when the cornea, the clear front surface of the eye, or the lens within the eye, has an irregular shape. This irregularity causes light entering the eye to focus on more than one point, resulting in blurred or distorted vision.
For those that sit at a computer all day, eye strain and fatigue can almost seem like an inescapable fact of life. After all, many of us need to work at a computer as a part of our responsibilities for work or school. Online is where we find most of our informational resources and it is how we share our work with other people, and that means excessive screen time is built into our routine.
As a parent, you want your child to succeed in school and achieve their full potential. One of the most important factors to consider when it comes to education is vision.
Much of the important information your children need to learn is presented visually, and if your child cannot see the board or read smaller print, they can fall behind.