Posts Tagged 'glasses'

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How Are My Glasses Made?

Posted on January 19th, 2013 · Posted in Eyeglasses

Perhaps the most exciting part of our front office renovation, aside from the vastly expanded selection of frames from which our patients can choose, is the addition of our own.. Read more

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Pardon Our Dust, Improve We Must!

Posted on November 22nd, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses, General

Hey there!  It’s been awhile since we posted to our blog and want you to know that we haven’t forgotten about you.  Quite the opposite, in fact….we’re working hard to.. Read more


Prescription Glasses: Aren’t All Lenses the Same?

Posted on September 20th, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses

Here’s a fun game:  Let’s say we’re considering buying a new car but know nothing about them.  Car A costs $50,000 and Car B costs $20,000.  Even without any knowledge.. Read more


Do I Need Anti-Reflective Lenses in My Glasses?

Posted on August 27th, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses

Poor, poor anti-reflective lenses.  So misunderstood, yet so important to a glasses-wearer’s overall quality of vision and, in turn, life.  Glasses without anti-reflective lenses will not provide the best vision.. Read more


Quora: What do optometrists think about Project Glass?

Posted on May 13th, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses, Technology

I’m interested in how optometrists view eyeglasses as a technological platform, and Project Glass as an extension of that platform. As an eye care provider and fan of technology, I.. Read more


Quora: Does wearing prescription glasses make your eyes dependent on them?

Posted on May 8th, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses

If you wear prescriptions because you’re short sighted, and you keep wearing them for several months or years, will your eyes adjust so that you’ll depend on them, or would.. Read more


Quora: What is the best way to learn to use my progressive lenses on the computer?

Posted on May 3rd, 2012 · Posted in Eyeglasses

Great (and popular) question. As you are aware, a progressive lens is one in which the wearer has correction for distance, intermediate, and near vision.  The lens is fit with the.. Read more


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


Why Do My Eyes Get Tired Faster When I Wear Contacts Versus Glasses?

Posted on July 23rd, 2011 · Posted in Contact Lenses, Eyeglasses

Another great question popped up recently over on Quora.  A poster noticed that his distance vision with glasses or contact lenses was fairly equal, but when he worked at the.. 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