Archive for the 'General' Category


Why Is That Baby Wearing Glasses?

Posted on July 26th, 2011 · Posted in Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, General

We recently ran into a great question over on Quora.  A concerned parent questioned how they are supposed to know if their child needs glasses and how an optometrist can.. Read more


Reading Glasses After LASIK? Why!?!?

Posted on July 19th, 2011 · Posted in Eyeglasses, General, Surgery

LASIK has become a very popular procedure in recent years.  The goal being that a person can minimize or eliminate their dependency on glasses or contact lenses for clear vision. .. Read more


Can Sunlight Stop Nearsightedness?

Posted on July 13th, 2011 · Posted in General

Let’s face it…despite its sweltering surface temperature of an estimated 5,780 Kelvin, our sun is pretty cool customer. Think about all the great stuff it does: allows plants to grow.. Read more


FirstView Fans + Elmore SPCA = A Win for the Animals

Posted on July 12th, 2011 · Posted in General

Our Fan Appreciation Event on Facebook recently wrapped up with a donation of $1,000 and supplies to the Elmore SPCA in Peru, New York.  Those who followed or participated in the event.. Read more


July Is Eye Injury Prevention Month

Posted on July 4th, 2011 · Posted in Eye Health, General

Happy 4th of July!  We hope everyone has a fun and relaxing holiday in the company of friends and family. At the same time, it’s important to practice good judgement.. Read more


We Make You 91.81% Happy

Posted on June 27th, 2011 · Posted in General

A recent study has ranked the medical professions based on patient satisfaction and optometry came in at number #5. The study, performed by Press Ganey Associates, Inc., surveyed more than.. Read more


Is My Pet Possessed?

Posted on May 17th, 2011 · Posted in General

I think we’ve all seen the infamous family gathering photo full of people with glowing red eyes.  The dreaded red-eye effect has spoiled many a picture.  Thankfully, most of today’s.. Read more


Hello and Welcome!

Posted on April 9th, 2011 · Posted in General

Technology is great, isn’t it? For those of you born in the 90’s or perhaps even more recently, you are probably too young to know a world without the information.. Read more