Health Check: Putting the focus on contact Lenses

The summer is a good time for parents to discuss the option of contact lenses with their kidsRead more >

June 7, 2016

Ahead of tournament tipoff, doctors of optometry offer winning viewing tips

A year ago, over 97 million fans watched the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Educate your patients with suggestions on how to avoid eye problems.Read more >

March 19, 2019

All about your eyes: School performance related to vision

As the end of summer vacation approaches, parents and students have back-to-school in mind. One of the most important ways to ensure a successful school year is to make your children’s sight a priority.Read more >

September 1, 2015

‘Lyme’ light focuses on notorious tickborne disease

March 11, 2019

Do you know the ocular signs of Lyme disease? It’s uncommon, but Lyme disease can affect the eyes in different ways. With tick season around the corner—and becoming more widespread—consider this refresher course. Read more >

Remind patients to practice healthy contact lens habits during travel and vacations

March 4, 2019

Provide contact lens wearers with a packing list to protect their eyes. Read more >

Saving vision is what we do

February 27, 2019

March is Save Your Vision Month, a time to amp up our message to the public: Regular, in-person, comprehensive eye examinations, performed by doctors of optometry, are essential to your health. Read more >

Are you asking your patients about their e-cigarette use?

February 27, 2019

Rates of vaping have reached epidemic proportions and the government is stepping up its efforts to snuff out e-cigarette use among young people. Read more >

Clean hands save sight

February 19, 2019

Poor hand hygiene is among the top risk factors for microbial contamination of contact lenses, emphasizing the importance of enhanced patient education. Read more >

5 ways to offer neuro-optometric services in your practice

February 18, 2019

What does it take to start a winning neuro-optometric practice? Three doctors of optometry call the plays. Read more >