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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our Practice.

How to Disinfect Glasses to Help Prevent COVID-19

Coronavirus and Your Eyeglasses Did you know that our glasses (this includes the lenses and the frame) can potentially transfer viruses, such as COVID-19, to our eyes, nose, and mouth? This is because viruses — as well as bacteria —  are easily transferred from our surroundings to our hands and...

COVID and its impact on myopia.  What can a parent do to protect their kids?

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced schools, malls, parks and other outdoor activities to close.  This has forced children to "shelter in their homes".  What do they do inside a home?  The play video games and work at their computers for hours and hours.  Lack of outdoor time and extensive near...

Exercise, the fountain of youth and perhaps could save your life.

It is well known that moderate exercise can slow aging, particularly in the eyes.  Those who exercise regularly reduce their risk of aged-related macular degeneration and cataracts. But what you may not know, is that it can also reduce your risk of dying from illness such as the flu (eg....

Coronavirus and Your Eyes – What You Should Know

As coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads around the world, health professionals are demanding that people limit their personal risk of contracting the virus by thoroughly washing their hands, practicing social distancing, and not touching their nose, mouth, or eyes. In fact, it may surprise you to learn that the eyes play an...

Visiting Your Optometrist During COVID-19

Is your eye doctor's appointment coming up? Are you worried about going to the eye clinic during the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Rest assured, keeping our patients and staff are safe is our top priority.  We anticipate that this outbreak will continue for a while, and do not want our...

This Contact Lens Can Actually Treat Dry Eye Syndrome!

Wearing traditional contact lenses is particularly uncomfortable when you have dry eye syndrome as it can further exacerbate itchy and irritated eyes. Fortunately, there is a lens that isn’t only comfortable but can also improve dry eye syndrome.

How Safe Are Overnight Contact Lenses?

Wearing lenses overnight has been shown to be safe and effective in slowing down myopia progression in children. That said, many parents believe orthokeratology involves a higher risk factor than other contact lens modalities. Let's take an open and honest look at some of the issues.

What Is the Shape of a Healthy Eye and How Does It Affect Vision?

Your vision depends on your eyeball shape. A perfectly shaped eye will provide crystal vision, whereas any deviation in size or irregularity in contour will cause distortion. Read on to learn the difference between a healthy and an unhealthy eye shape.  

8 Ways to Protect Your Eyes at the Office

Everyone seems to be staring at a screen these days, whether their computer, their smartphone or another digital device. The stress it puts on your eyes can cause a condition called "digital eye strain" (DES) or "computer vision syndrome" (CVS). Symptoms include eye fatigue, dry eyes, blurred vision, headaches, neck...

Use Your Benefits in 2020 for Ortho-K

Use your new benefits to make 2020 your year of perfect vision. Ortho-k overnight lenses, which are particularly advantageous for myopic patients,  can be eligible for reimbursement with major savings accounts, such as HSA and FSA.
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Dear Valued Patient,

At Vision Solutions, the health and safety of our patients and employees is our top concern.

We are sure you have noticed that our office has had a long-standing practice of disinfecting all areas of our office throughout the day, and all exam room equipment are disinfected prior to every patient seen.

With the growing concerns around the Coronavirus, we have taken extra measures to insure your safety and health. These include:

Maintaining your health and safety, as well as ours, is our top concern. Feel free to contact us with any questions. Thank you.

Vision Solutions Team