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Protecting Your Eyes

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  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

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To our loyal patients:

Our office is open again for routine care. For increased safety of patients and staff, we have implemented new policies to follow:

If you have an in-person visit, please call us when you arrive and stay in your vehicle. We will call you back with further instructions when we are ready to see you.

We look forward to seeing you again!