Coronavirus Update

Due to the new guidelines from the CDC, which recommends postponing routine eye care due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our office will be closing for all non-emergency care effective Wednesday, March 18th through Friday, April 3rd. Our tentative plan is to re-open on Monday, April 6th at 8 AM.  Until that time, Dr. Herdic and Dr. Paepke are available for discussion by phone and telemedicine. Please call 518.563.5460 for instructions on contacting your doctor.

Meet the OPD-III and HD Eye Exam

We use the innovative OPD-III wavefront system to evaluate your unique needs and provide you with the best results.

 

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Welcome the Optovue Avanti OCT

A big part of our commitment to you is staying at the forefront of eye care by investing in the latest technology and instrumentation.  With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce the addition of the Optovue Avanti OCT to the practice.

 

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Patient Information Portal Live

At FirstView Eye Care Associates, we are constantly working on ways to enhance the doctor/patient relationship. That’s why we are so excited about our Person Health Record information portal that allows patients to access various information regarding their eye care directly from their electronic health record.

 

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Recent Updates

Our latest blog entries.

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Hungry, Hungry, HIPAA

04/04/2015

You might be aware of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act under its more popular acronym: HIPAA. Created in 1996, HIPAA is based on two principles: Make it easier.. Read more

What Are Floaters?

08/26/2013

A wise young man with a football-shaped head once offered this monologue: Oh, squiggly line in my eye fluid, I see you there, lurking on the periphery of my vision… Read more

Is watching movies on a phone damaging to the eyes?

06/13/2013

Another classic from a patient earlier today.  This time, a teen wondered if she was damaging her eyes by watching movies on her phone. Damaging the eyes, no.  Creating the.. Read more