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February 26, 2017
“There’s not been a lot of research done in the field and that’s the concern because it is unknown,” he said. “Virtual reality is wonderful technology and will play a big role in our future, but the reality is that we just don’t know yet what the impact it will have on people’s eyes in the long run.”
The problem with VR headsets, which have been linked to eye strain and dry eye problems, relates to what eye specialists…

In light of recent outbreaks in the United States, optometrists should be aware of common ocular complications associated with measles.

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If I didn't play basketball, I would've been an optometrist,” proclaimed James. “I would've stayed close to home and spent more time with family."

For over 60 years, the Optometrists at Naper Grove Vision Care have served the Naperville & Downers Grove areas. Accepting Eyemed & VSP insurance.

SPRING LAKE — A familiar face on the local optometry scene will no longer be seeing patients.
After 37 years, Dr. John Nametz, who has held a private practice in Spring Lake for 28 years

It can be called the "Silent Thief of Sight" slowly damaging the optic nerve, and it can cause irreparable harm before you notice symptoms.

Whether shooting pucks or catching fly balls, athletes work hard to be at the top of their game and research shows that vision training can help improve athletes performance in sports.

Encourage third-year optometry students to apply for two scholarship grants from Optometry Cares®–The AOA Foundation.

Sunglasses aren’t normally seen as a winter accessory but you might want to pack some for your next trip to the snow.People often worry about their eyes in the summer, but in reality they need to be protected year round. Before you hit the slopes this winter, don’t forget your sunglasses because optometrist Steven Cohen says that skiers' eyes are especially at risk.

Fall sports season offers a timely reminder for doctors of optometry to be alert to patients’ risk of concussions.

Getting a prescription for eyeglasses and contact lens usually means scheduling a trip to the eye doctor, but a startup is offering an alternative.

They are the wonderful professionals who protect our eyes, ensure our optimal vision, and help prevent disease. Many of the qualities that make these men and women so valuable in their careers translate into personal relationships. If you have the opportunity to date an optometrist, here are plenty of reasons you should have the foresight to …

Eye specialists in Massachusetts are split over pending legislation that would allow optometrists to treat glaucoma, rather than requiring attention from medical doctors — a move proponents say could save Medicaid dollars and remove some patient burden.“It’s common sense legislation,” said Dr. Matthew Forgues, president of the Massachusetts Society of Optometrists. “Optometrists see the majority of the patients. We’re the ones diagnosing the glaucoma.”

Welcome to Cunningham Vision Centers, optometrist in Saline and Tecumseh, Michigan. We specialize in comprehensive optometry services for all. Visit us today!

On the record and off the record colleagues often ask my opinion about the growing number of women in optometry. Interestingly, many of those asking are male baby boomers who have been accustomed t…

What’s the difference between ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians? Their jobs may overlap, and they may collaborate, but overall there are key traits that distinguish the three experts.