4 Tips for Minimizing Dry Eyes This Winter

Just like your skin drying out in the wintertime, your eyes may also have a hard time staying lubricated with the cooler temperatures too. Air inside and outdoors tends to be drier this time of year and this lack of moisture can aggravate your eyes as well as cause dryness, irritation, and discomfort. As an […]

  • Posted on: Nov 15 2019
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What to Know About Monovision Lasik

As we age, our ciliary muscles in our eyes start to lose elasticity which can result in a condition called presbyopia which makes it harder to see things up close. If you have entered the age of having to wear reading glasses to see just about anything up close, then you likely have presbyopia. Rather […]

  • Posted on: Oct 15 2019
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Face the Facts: 3 Causes of Cataracts

If you are over the age of 40, you may be nervous to hear that the leading cause of vision loss over the age of 40 is cataracts. As a problems that causes clouding in your eyes natural lens, cataracts aren’t something to be messed with. But what are cataracts and how can you prevent […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2019
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Back to School: 3 Ways to Tell If Your Child Needs Glasses

Nothing can hurt your heart quite as much as seeing that your child is struggling either socially, emotionally, or educationally. With the new school year here, it’s important to ensure that your child starts off on the right foot by getting the basics in order like having a schedule, getting them a tutor if they […]

  • Posted on: Aug 15 2019
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Sunscreen and Your Eyes: What You Need to Know

You know that unless you want to end up looking like a tomato that you should wear sunscreen every time you spend time outside. Sunscreen acts as a barrier between your skin and the sun’s harsh rays, which is exactly what you want. Because you should put sunscreen all over your skin, a lot of […]

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2019
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What Chlorine Can Do To Your Eyes

Do you remember coming out of the swimming pool as a little kid with your eyes feeling like they were on fire? If you think about it, you probably weren’t wearing goggles while you were swimming. Even though chlorine is excellent at keeping germs away, it can also dry your eyes out and leave them […]

How to Make Contacts Your Thing

If you just started wearing contacts, you may be wondering how you will ever be able to wear them without feeling like you have something trapped in your eye. Although it may take a few days to get acclimated to them, getting adjusted shouldn’t’ be so painful. To help you feel more comfortable while wearing […]

  • Posted on: May 15 2019
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Going to the Beach for Spring Break? 3 Ways to Shield Your Eyes from Sun Damage

With Ohio’s freezing cold winters, it can be hard not to want to escape every weekend for somewhere much warmer. Now that spring break is finally here, it’s time to pack yours and your family’s bags and head somewhere hopefully a little bit warmer. Even though the beach may practically be calling your name during […]

  • Posted on: Mar 15 2019
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Q & A – Accommodative Esotropia

Q: My daughter is 13 and has a lazy eye that tends to cross inwards. She was told she has to wear bifocals. Why would that be, if she is so young? A: It sounds like your daughter has what we refer to as accommodative esotropia. It is among the most common causes for a crossed or […]


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