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  • Are the eye exams performed at my kid’s school thorough?

    Are the eye exams performed at my kid's school thorough?
  • What are the symptoms of visual problems in children?

    What are the symptoms of visual problems in children?
  • My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?

    My child has 20/20 vision. Do they still need an eye exam?
  • Could my child’s problems at school be related to vision?

    Could my child's problems at school be related to vision?
  • What are the signs that a child may need glasses?

    What are the signs that a child may need glasses?
  • Do glasses worsen vision? My child needs a stronger prescription each year.

    Do glasses worsen children's vision?
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  • Edward’s Story

    Edward's school struggles and coordination were misdiagnosed as ADD. Watch his story to find out how treatment from a Doctor of Optometry helped change his life.
  • Children’s Vision and Eye Exams

    You know your child inside out, but there is one thing you can't know and that is how well they see.
  • Rachel’s Story

    Find out how a Doctor of Optometry helped diagnose Rachel with a serious health issue that was affecting more than her vision.
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  • All about glaucoma

    What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a progressive eye disease in which elevated pressure within the eye damages the optic nerve. This can lead to serious vision loss of not detected and treated early. The optic nerve is the nerve that takes all of the information the eye sees and transmits that information to the brain. [...]

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  • Sun protection tip sheet

    To help reduce UV radiation damage to your eyes, consider the following tips: 1) Be conscious of the daily UV index and the many sources of UV radiation, including direct sunlight and reflections from snow, water, sand and pavement. 2) Wear sun protection such as sunglasses, UV-blocking contact lenses and a wide-brimmed hat or baseball [...]

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  • UV Myths & Facts

    Consider the following and see if you can pick out the myths from the facts: 1) Young people are significantly more vulnerable to UV exposure. FACT: 50% of lifetime sun exposure may occur before the age of 18. This is because they have larger pupils, clearer lenses, spend more time outdoors, few wear sunglasses or [...]

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