Finding the Perfect Contact Lenses

Finding the Perfect Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are a convenient alternative to eyeglasses. There are many types of contact lenses, and choosing the right pair for your needs will require consultation with your eye doctor. The decision depends on several factors such as how well you tolerate wearing...
Children’s Eye Conditions: An Overview

Children’s Eye Conditions: An Overview

Parents should schedule comprehensive eye exam appointments for children every year or so, as children’s eyes are constantly developing. We recommend starting with well visits around age three. In this post, Spectrum Eye Care, a top provider of eye care services...
What Causes Watery Eyes?

What Causes Watery Eyes?

Your eyes immediately create tears when a foreign particle gets stuck in them, such as a speck of dirt, dust or even an eyelash. Sometimes particles in smoke or chemicals in onions can also trigger this reaction. Your eyes should stop watering once the particle has...
Astigmatism FAQs Answered by Experts

Astigmatism FAQs Answered by Experts

Astigmatism is one of the most common vision problems, but many people don’t know that much about it. In today’s post, our eye care specialists answer FAQs about the condition. What Is Astigmatism? Astigmatism is an eye condition characterized by one eye...
UV Safety Tips for Your Eyes This Summer

UV Safety Tips for Your Eyes This Summer

UV rays are what causes sunburns. But while you’re lathering on the sunscreen this summer before hitting the pool, don’t forget about your eyes, which can also be harmed by UV exposure. In this post, our resident optometrist shares a few tips on how to...
4 Steps to Prevent Contact Lens Infection

4 Steps to Prevent Contact Lens Infection

Contact lenses help provide safe and comfortable vision correction for over 40 million Americans. They are medical devices prescribed by a physician that must be handled with care. When mishandled, contact lenses can cause infections, impaired vision or even...