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    Do Children and Teenagers’ Sleep Habits Affect Their Vision?

    One question that frequently arises is whether sleep habits impact eye health and vision development. In this blog post, we’ll explore this topic and examine the existing evidence surrounding the relationship between sleep patterns and vision in children and teenagers. The Link Between Sleep Habits and Vision: Currently, there’s a lack of direct clinical trial […]

    Continue Reading May 3, 2024

  • Covid-19 Safety Plan (Updated for 2024)

    Download a copy here: COVID-19 SAFETY PLAN UPDATE Masks for patients and staff are optional. While we no longer require masks for entry, please be kind to those who choose to wear a mask. If you are uncomfortable not wearing a mask and would prefer our staff to wear one while working with you, you […]

    Continue Reading April 11, 2024

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    Can Myopia Worsen Despite Corrected Visual Habits?

    Understanding Myopia Progression: The Role of Corrected Visual Habits Once myopia occurs, will the degree continue to increase even if bad visual habits are corrected? Let’s explore the efficacy of correcting visual habits in mitigating its advancement. Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a prevalent ocular condition with multifaceted causes and implications. In this post, we delve […]

    Continue Reading April 3, 2024

  • Top Myopia Treatments for Children

    Although it cannot be cured or reversed, myopia can be managed and treated. The treatment’s objectives are to strengthen your child’s vision and stop it from deteriorating. Managing myopia is crucial for maintaining their eye health. Treatment Options to Combat Myopia Progression: Specialized Contact Lenses: Customized multifocal contact lenses are tailored to address myopia progression […]

    Continue Reading February 13, 2024

  • Recognizing Signs of Nearsightedness in Your Child

    As parents, ensuring the health and well-being of our children is paramount. When it comes to their vision, early detection of issues like nearsightedness (myopia) is crucial for timely intervention and effective management. Myopia can impact a child’s academic performance, social interactions, and overall quality of life if left unaddressed. In this article, we’ll highlight […]

    Continue Reading February 13, 2024

  • What You Need To Know About Myopia Control In Children

    Myopia affects more than just the need for glasses to correct blurry vision. Children frequently experience myopia progression, which lowers their quality of life and increases risks to their eye health. Myopia control treatments are now able to improve children’s vision and promote long-term eye health. Read on to find out more! What is Myopia? […]

    Continue Reading February 13, 2024

  • Top Myopia Treatment Options For Children

    Myopia, often known as nearsightedness, is a common vision issue that typically develops between children aged 6 to 12. Around 30% of teenagers, 9% of kids in school, and 5% of preschoolers have it. If both of a child’s parents are nearsighted, the child is more likely to have myopia. Myopia is generally on the […]

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  • What is Nearsightedness and How is it treated?

    Nearsightedness, also known as myopia, is one of the most common vision conditions affecting approximately 30+% of people in the United States. In fact, it is estimated that 20-25 million children have Myopia in the United States alone.  With nearsightedness, objects up close are seen clearly while distant objects appear blurry or out of focus. […]

    Continue Reading October 26, 2023

  • Halloween Eye Health and Safety Month: Protect Their Vision

    Halloween is just around the corner as the leaves change beautiful hues of orange and the fresh fall breeze permeates the air. This popular festival is a time for silly costumes, eerie décor, and, of course, delicious goodies. Nevertheless, many people are unaware that October is also Halloween Eye Health and Safety Month, a wonderful […]

    Continue Reading October 26, 2023

  • Is Myopia Hereditary?

    Nearsightedness, also known as myopia, is an incredibly prevalent vision condition, affecting around 30% of Americans, with an estimated 20-25 million children untreated in the United States alone. It develops when the eyeball grows longer from front to back than normal, with the symptom of blurry distance vision. Myopia tends to begin in childhood and […]

    Continue Reading October 26, 2023