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June – Fireworks Eye Safety Month

Every year Americans spend millions on consumer fireworks which cause more than 9,000 injuries per year.  With Independence Day just around the corner, the American Academy of Ophthalmology is reminding everyone that fireworks can be dangerous and have the ability to cause very serious eye injuries. Always Remain Behind Safety Barriers If you are attending… Read More


June Is Cataract Awareness Month!

June was named Cataract Awareness Month by Prevent Blindness America, an organization dedicated to bringing eye care to more Americans. This is a great opportunity to educate others on facts regarding cataracts. Did you know: Having cataracts is a treatable condition. If your ophthalmologist notices the beginning of cataracts, one can rest easy knowing that… Read More


In Honor of Memorial Day Weekend

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Ramadan Kareem

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MAY is Healthy Vision Month!

The National Eye Institute (NEI) created Healthy Vision Month 15 years ago. Their goal was to spread awareness of eye illnesses while encouraging everyone to protect their vision with good habits. What can you do to help NEI reach its goal this May? Protect your eyes from the sun: We often spend time under the… Read More


Prolonging Vision for Aging Eyes

There is no denying the fact that getting older changes vision. After about 40 years of age our eyesight typically begins to decline. It’s a gradual process that can be affected by a number of factors such as one’s current health status and lifestyle. The following recommendations could assist in prolonging vision and protecting eyesight… Read More


Sports Eye Safety Month

Sports Eye Safety Month April is Sports Eye Safety Month. It is a great time to help yourself and others while taking better care of our vision. We often take vision for granted as a potential eye injury could be life changing. Help protect yourself this month by adding the following to your to-do list…. Read More


Happy Easter Weekend

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Happy Passover

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Eye Laceration – What to Do After a Severe Injury

A laceration, or cut, can happen anywhere – including on and around the eyes. Most of the time, the injury occurs around the eye or over the eyelids. This may require delicate stitches to allow the tissue to heal without further damage to the eyeball. Sometimes, the cut happens to the eye itself, which can… Read More