[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6900" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]You may have noticed that the sun is a bit brighter these days (Good news!). You may have also noticed that you are using the visor more when you drive or squinting more when the light glares off the cars in front of you

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6826" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]May is Healthy Vision Month and that makes it a great time to talk about healthy eyes and the ways in which you can combat vision loss. There are four important steps you can take to maintain healthy vision:

Have an expert eye exam

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6807" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s true that we are all getting older. Time marches on and every year brings a new birthday. While we enjoy life, we also notice that each year tends to bring new aches and pains. As the body ages, so do the eyes, and it’s important

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6791" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]What on earth do Zebra fish have to do with the health of our eyes? A lot according to scientists. Fish eyes have the ability to regenerate if they suffer damage or injury. Human eyes do not. Now researchers want to learn how fish eyes repair

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6753" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]We enjoy writing about the future of vision because the possibilities excite us. New inventions and clinical insights remind us that scientists and researchers are paying attention to vision and its vital role in life. The innovations and medical devices coming out of clinical research today

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6798" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month and the perfect time to create awareness of the fact that women suffer from more vision problems than men. It is also a great time to talk about the important steps that women can take to preserve their

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6711" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Stargardt disease is the most common form of juvenile macular degeneration and it affects 1 out of every 8 to 10 thousand people. It is an inherited disorder of the retina- the tissue at the back of the eye that senses light. Typically the disease causes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6695" img_size="full" onclick="custom_link" link="http://www.LowVisionMD.org/nueyes"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row top_margin="page_margin_top"][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are excited to announce that we now offer our patients one of the newest, most advanced wearable technologies on the market today - NuEyes featuring ODG smartglasses. NuEyes offer magnification up to 12x, voice recognition technology and

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