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Eyes, Contacts and Flying

Eyes, Contacts and Flying

Now that we have been set free from home detention and airlines are slowly (and expensively)restoring flights to all points of the globe, here are some tips to keep your eyes comfortable. Always pack spares. Spare glasses, extra contacts, and solutions if you need...
Christmas Hours

Christmas Hours

Just for your information, we are going to be open through the holiday season for eye test and any spectacle or contact lens purchases. So if you’ve got some days off, and it’s been a while since your last checkup, call up and come in. We are closing Christmas Eve at...
Contact Lens Safety

Contact Lens Safety

Contact lenses are a wonderful and safe way to correct your vision, especially for sports and in situations where glasses aren’t ideal. However, nothing in life is completely safe, and some things we do can increase the risk of things going wrong. Modern contact...
Glaucoma Testing

Glaucoma Testing

As I said in a previous post, glaucoma is a disease that causes damage to the optic nerve. To assess this damage, we have several tests.  The first is the visual field machine, in our case this is the HFA3 made by Zeiss.  The visual field is the extent we...
Macula Degeneration

Macula Degeneration

MD for short is a blanket expression for several diseases that affect the central part of the retina, which is called the macula. The light that enters the eye focusses onto the macula, which is packed full of cone light receptors that convert the light info into...