Monthly Archives: June 2018

Dangerous Times: How to Avoid Fireworks Damage to Your Eyes on July 4

Dr. Silverman and the staff of EyeCare 20/20 love America and want to wish all of you a very happy 242nd anniversary of the founding of the country! They hope you have a great time with friends and family and that you’re able to see a wonderful fireworks display.

Now, about that “seeing” part: We also […]

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By |June 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Beyond the Eye Chart Four Reasons Why You Need a Comprehensive Vision Exam This Year

Though most Americans have grown up with the understanding that they need to see their doctor at least once a year and their dentist every six months for a regular check-up, many overlook the critical importance of caring for their visual health.

While most health-conscious people would find it neglectful to fail to see their doctor […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |June 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Choose an Ideal Eye Care Provider

Choosing a vision care provider is as important as choosing your doctor or dentist, and should be done every bit as selectively.

To begin with, a distinction needs to be made between an ophthalmologist, optometrist, and optician. Of these three, only an ophthalmologist is a certified medical doctor who specializes in vision care.

Ophthalmologists have received training […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |June 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Choose an Ideal Eye Care Provider