Eye freckles are usually harmless, but they should be monitored by your optometrist to reduce the risk of possible complications. There are two types of eye freckles: One type is called nevi, which are similar to the moles found on your skin, and the other is iris freckles, which, as the name suggests, are found in the […]
Your eyeglasses are not just a vision correction tool. They also serve as a great fashion accessory. Most patients spend a lot of time searching for glasses with the right frame shape, pattern and design. They should also expend the same amount of effort in keeping their new glasses in good shape. In this blog […]
August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. One out of 20 children from ages three to five have a vision problem that can result in permanent vision loss if it is left untreated. August is dedicated to preventing vision loss and eye injuries by spreading awareness about the special visual needs of children. In […]
One of the many factors that can affect your eyesight is lighting. With a proper one, you can effectively reduce the potential of eye strain and enjoy clearer, better vision. Eyes on Norbeck, the trusted optometrist in the area, shares some handy tips you might want to consider.
With the COVID-19 situation still an ongoing issue, a majority of people have had to make significant changes in their daily lives. In fact, many are still concerned about the possible ways the virus can spread, including contact lens wear. Eyes on Norbeck, the trusted optometrist in the area, answer your concerns here.
Is it Cadillac’s or is it Cataracts ? Cataracts are clouding of the lens inside our eyes and it is the leading cause of vision loss in the United States. It hinders the light to pass through to the back of our eyes. Imagine your windshield is dirty and/or foggy, no matter how bright the […]
It’s one thing to experience the occasional headache; it’s another thing when your headaches start affecting your vision or vice versa. To give you a better idea of how these conditions occur, your trusted optometrist at Eyes on Norbeck shares more information below.
Eye allergies are quite uncomfortable to experience. Oftentimes they result in various symptoms like eye redness, burning, itching and clear, watery discharge. These may also appear alongside other allergic symptoms such as a stuffy nose, sniffling and sneezing.
Ortho-k treatment involves wearing gas-permeable lenses overnight to gently reshape the cornea and correct vision. However, without proper care and cleaning, these lenses can cause eye infections and discomfort. To help you maximize the benefits of ortho-k treatment, Eyes on Norbeck, your local optometrist, shares some care and maintenance tips:
Recovery times for eye surgeries depending on how invasive the procedure was as well as the condition itself. After undergoing an operation of any kind, it’s important to talk to your optometrist about any restrictions on certain activities. That said, it would be a good idea to have an idea of which procedures might keep you from […]