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Pediatric Eye Care

Back To School: The Importance Of Your Child’s Annual Eye Examination

Be sure to ask your child’s eye doctor these important questions during the exam.
The end of August is typically that familiar time of year for parents and children all across the country when they begin saying farewell to the long, warm days of summer and start preparing for the upcoming school year ahead of them. […]

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What Should You Do If You Get Something Stuck In Your Eye?

Always exercise extreme caution when trying to remove something from your eye.
The summer season is always full of exciting adventures! Weekends away at the beach building sand castles in the sand, summer little league games with your kids, floating on the boat all day in the sunshine. No matter what your idea of the perfect […]

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.

Schedule A Vision Appointment During August’s National Eye Exam Month

Be sure that your entire family has their yearly comprehensive eye exam!
August can often be a chaotic month―we’re rushing to fit in the last of our summer vacations before the end of the season, the school year is fast approaching for the little ones, and the weather will be cooling down and fall will soon […]

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 |August 6th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

A Checklist For Finding Sun-Safe Summer Sunglasses

Ensure that you are getting high-quality, safe sunglasses to protect your eyes.
Wearing sunglasses is one of the most important things you can do to protect your vision―not just in the summer season, but all year round. In fact, it may just be THE single most important thing you can do when it comes to maintaining […]

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.

Study Shows That Classic Video Game Tetris May Improve Lazy Eye

Everyone’s favorite 80’s arcade game may help to improve amblyopia in adults.
When we were kids, our parents used to warn us about spending too much time sat in front of the television screen each afternoon. “You’re going to go cross-eyed if you keep playing those dog-gone video games all day long!” While this was surely […]

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 27th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

Keep Your Eyes Safe This Independence Day With These Vision Tips

Have a safe and happy 4th of July holiday by following these eye care tips.
Independence Day is one of the biggest holidays of the summer season! Not only is it a nice long weekend to spend with family and friends doing activities that we love, but it also celebrates one of the biggest moments in […]

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.

New Japanese Eyeball Licking Trend Causes Massive Pinkeye Outbreak

A new form of “peeper porn” has taken Japan by storm, causing pinkeye.
We file this post in the ultimate yuck department!

When we were younger, we often did strange things to show our crushes how much we liked them. In elementary school, it was pushing each other down on the playground or teasing one another, in […]

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 18th, 2013|Current Affairs, Outside Interests, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

6 Vision Safety Tips To Share With The Family This Summer

Make sure that your whole family follows these tips to keep their eyes safe!
The summer season is a favorite time for families everywhere because of the fact that children are out of school and there are an endless number of warm weather activities that can be planned! However, no matter if your family is spending […]

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.

Kicking Off Healthy Vision Month with Basic Eye Care Tips

Celebrate May’s Healthy Vision Month by incorporating these tips into your life.
Many of us take our vision for granted on a day-to-day basis. In fact, it is only when something goes wrong, such as pink eye or a dry eyes, when we begin to appreciate just how great our vision is when our eyes are […]

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.

Vision Health: The Important Purpose Behind Pupil Dilation Exams

This minor exam can provide serious insight into many eye diseases.
There are many different tests and questions that go into a comprehensive eye examination: Visual acuity tests, color blindness tests, pupil dilation exams, cover tests, retinoscopy, refraction, and more. While all of these tests can provide valuable insight into the health and strength of your […]

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 |May 7th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments