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What is Dry Eye?

What is Dry Eye?

An ever-increasing problem in today’s world is dry eye. What is it and what can we do to help it?   What Causes Dry Eyes? The eyes are protected from the outside world by an outer coating called the tear film. The tear film is made up of water, oils, mucins, and...

How to Read Your Glasses Prescription

How to Read Your Glasses Prescription

When it comes to getting a new pair of glasses or contacts, the prescription can seem like a foreign language to you! What do all of these numbers mean, and why does it matter?   Testing Your Visual Acuities One of the first things most doctors check during an...

8 Common Eye Care Myths Debunked

8 Common Eye Care Myths Debunked

Here is a fun article to answer several commonly asked questions in the eyecare world—each myth will be categorized as being fact (true) or fiction (false).   Myth: Eating carrots makes your eyesight better. Fiction. This myth actually originates to World War...

Vergence Disorders (VT Part 5)

Vergence Disorders (VT Part 5)

This is part 5 of the vision therapy series and will focus on different disorders of the vergence system. To best understand the vergence system, it is best to dive in a little deeper into understanding how the eye muscles work and what vergence really is. It may be...