Love Your Lenses

The Amsler Grid provides important clues about central vision. What you hear about aging eyes and the risks of macular degeneration may make you feel like there is nothing you can do to protect your vision. That is simply not true. Regular exams with your optometrist are the best way […]

The right frames can be just plain cool. What’s “right”? Depends on the direction you want to take it! One of the nice things about today’s frames, and all the choices available from Vision Source doctors, is that you can create a fashion-forward statement—or just go simple… It’s up to you. […]

You take good care of your body and mind, but don’t forget your eyes!  The older we get the more our doctors tell us to take care of our bodies with a healthy diet and lifestyle. In the much the same way, we must also keep an eye on our […]

If your child is struggling at school, a vision problem may be to blame. Children with undetected vision problems are sometimes diagnosed with learning disabilities including ADD or ADHD.  While many schools conduct basic eye screenings, these are not a substitute for a thorough eye exam by an optometrist.  The AOA recommends […]

12 September 2019 Author: Kate Green Suitability for vision correction treatment   We get lots of questions about optical prescriptions, exactly what the letters and numbers on that piece of paper mean, and whether or not, based on these numbers, someone is suitable for vision correction treatment with us. Depending […]

16 January 2020 Author: Kate Green Laser eye surgery recovery   There are many factors that come into play when you’re deciding whether or not to opt for laser eye surgery. You probably want to investigate the reputation of the company you’re having treatment with, as well as your individual […]

What are eyeglass lens coatings, and do you need them? After picking out frames and the type of lenses you want for your new eyeglasses, you should decide if a lens coating is right for you. Eyeglass lens coatings can enhance lens (and eye) performance and can add to the […]