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I have 20/20 Vision, Should I still make an eye appointment?

One of the main reasons people fail to schedule for an eye exam is because they have 20/20 vision, meaning they do not think an exam is necessary. Although being able to see well is a good sign that your eyes are in good health, this does not mean you are totally in the clear. Going in to see your …

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Busting Common Myths about Eye Glasses

Even though eyewear has become more popularly accepted and more people are making the switch, there are still myths going around about glasses. Eye health should be taken seriously, so seeing the real truth about glasses is important. Here are a few common myths about glasses and why they are false. Eye Exercises Keep You From Needing Glasses Eye exercises …

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Do carrots really help your eye sight?

Chances are, you’ve probably heard the old myth that if you eat a lot of carrots you’ll have perfect eyesight. While eating carrots does have some benefit to your eyes, they can not magically cure your eyes (as much as we’d like them to). The reasons carrots are considered good for your eyes is because of the Vitamin A they …

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3 Silly Reasons people Avoid Eye Exams

Unfortunately, there are many reasons why people avoid scheduling an appointment for an eye exam. No matter what the reasoning is, it is never a good idea to avoid seeing your eye doctor. Here are a few of the most common reasons avoid eye exams, and why these reasons are truly silly. The “I Have 20/20 Vision” nonsense If you …

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6 Signs it’s time to see an Optometrist

Making periodic visits to your optometrist is very important, as your eye health should be taken seriously. Even if you do not experience any of these symptoms, you should still schedule an eye appointment at least every one to two years. Headaches While there are many factors that can cause a headache or migraines, such as stress or tense muscles, …

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An inside look at eyewear brands we carry and their history

Many new brands for eyewear have come out, especially since the rising depend for new functionality, fashion, and practicality. Here is a list of a few popular frame brands offered, and where they came from and what they offer. Oakley Oakley is a popular eyewear brand based in Lake Forest, California. Oakley was started and founded by James Jannard in …

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Choosing an Optometrist that is right for YOU

Since eye health is so important, do not settle for just any eye doctor. Eye exams are meant to not only fit you into new lenses, but also to make sure there are no underlying problems and that you have healthy eyes. Having a trained and thorough optometrist is paramount. Our Services We offer a variety of eye care services …

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On the fence about getting Glasses? Read this.

One in two people need corrective lenses, or so it is estimated. Yet, people are still out there who have not gotten any yet. Do not let yourself go about your daily life with reduced vision when your sight could be a lot clearer and easier for you. Your eyesight changes all the time, even though you may not even …

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Diagnosing and treating Ocular Disease

It is very important that you visit your eye doctor regularly, as eye health and your vision should be a part of your routine care. There are several different types of ocular diseases, and going in to see your doctor will stop the chance of you having an ocular disease and not knowing, thus causing your condition to worsen. Symptoms …

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A useful guide to Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are useful vision correctors that work like glasses, except they are placed directly into the surface of the eye. Contacts are thin and shaped to fit over your pupil, and they are prescribed to you by an eye doctor to get the correct lense that will properly correct your vision. Lenses are not supposed to be felt, so …