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Eyecare and Vision Apps


Technology has become an integral and accepted part of life. It continues to shape itself into forms that make it more accessible and easier to utilize. It is possible that the introduction of ‘apps’ (technology applications) has revolutionized technology to a greater extent than even the internet itself – although one could not exist without [...]

Eyecare and Vision Apps2019-11-26T10:38:39+00:00

Tips for New Contact Lens Wearers


There are numerous benefits to contact lenses, which makes them such a popular and exciting choice for vision correction. If you’ve gotten your first pair of contacts, or if you’re considering trying them out, you might have some questions and concerns. What can you expect from your first time wearing contacts? How much effort goes [...]

Tips for New Contact Lens Wearers2019-11-26T10:38:39+00:00

Contacts vs. Glasses: Which Choice is Right for You?


Maybe you’ve recently learned that you need help with your vision, and you’re trying to figure out which solution will be a good fit for you. Or maybe you’ve been wearing glasses for a while, and you’re thinking of trying a new alternative. There’s no doubt that each person’s individual needs and preferences are important [...]

Contacts vs. Glasses: Which Choice is Right for You?2019-11-26T10:38:39+00:00

Contact Lens Safety Tips


For most contact lens wearers, contacts are a dream come true—perfect vision without the annoyance of glasses. As convenient as contacts are, they can cause serious eye infections if not cared for properly. Island Eyecare and the American Optometric Association recommend the following. […]

Contact Lens Safety Tips2019-11-26T10:38:39+00:00

Considering A LASIK Procedure? Here’s What To Expect


LASIK eye surgery is an effective vision correction option for patients seeking an alternative to glasses and contact lenses. If you’re considering a LASIK procedure or already have your surgery scheduled, here’s an overview of what you can expect. […]

Considering A LASIK Procedure? Here’s What To Expect2019-11-26T10:38:39+00:00
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