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Exploring Optometry Equipment

Hello, I'm Patrick Jouls. When I went to take my driver's test, I was notified that my vision did not meet the requirements. Although I didn't feel like I had problems seeing, I made an appointment with the optometrist anyway. The eye exam revealed that I definitely needed corrective lenses, especially if I ever wanted to drive on public roadways. I spent a lot of time talking with the eye doctor about the equipment used to measure vision. The equipment is all specially designed to measure different aspects of eye health and vision strength to create a complete picture of the patient's sight abilities. I want to explore optometrist tools and practices in detail on this site. I hope that you will tag along to learn more about the equipment used to measure visual abilities. Thanks for coming to my website.

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What To Expect With Cataract Surgery

31 August 2021
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Cataract surgery is a surgical procedure in which your surgeon cuts open your eye to remove the lens affected by a cataract and replaces it with a new, artificial lens. This surgical procedure doesn't take very long and you are home the very same day. If you have cataracts in both eyes, you may have this procedure done on separate days to allow time for one eye to heal before the other eye is operated on. Read More …

3 Important Tips To Help You Protect Your Eyesight

19 April 2021
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Maintaining good eyesight is among the most crucial things you can do to improve your life and stay healthy. Quite often, problems with eyesight are caused by age advancement bringing forth issues such as cataracts, degeneration, and retinopathy (for diabetes patients). But even if you're still young, that doesn't mean you're not at risk. You'll need to be proactive in prioritizing your eye health and keep to a regular schedule for your eye exams. Read More …

How Do You Know If You Have Conjunctivitis And When Should You See A Doctor About It?

19 February 2020
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Conjunctivitis, which is usually referred to as pink eye, is a very common form of eye infection. It's especially prevalent in children, who typically touch their eyes frequently and don't practice good hygiene, which allows bacteria or viruses to easily enter and infect the eye. Conjunctivitis can be caused by an allergic reaction as well, and it's often the result of using cosmetic products you're allergic to. Thankfully, conjunctivitis is rarely serious and normally heals on its own. Read More …

Contact Lens Solutions For Dry Eyes

31 July 2016
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People with dry eyes may have a difficult time wearing contact lenses, and for some people, contact lenses can actually make the eyes dry out. If you have either of these problems, there are a few things you can do to avoid wearing glasses and remain comfortable in your contacts. Here are a few steps you can take to keep your eyes comfortable and lubricated while wearing contact lenses. Visit Your Eye Doctor Read More …

Haven’t Bought New Eyeglasses In Years? New HD Eyeglasses Technology You Are Missing Out On

11 May 2016
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If your eyeglass prescription hasn't changed for years, then you may still be wearing the same glasses you were prescribed years ago without realizing that your vision could be much clearer. Due to technological advances in optometry, you can now sharpen even 20/20 vision with HD eyeglasses. Read on to learn how HD glasses differ from traditional ones and how they can help you see more clearly, even if you have 20/20 vision with your current eyeglasses. Read More …