May is ‘healthy eyes’ month

Submitted by Josh Talkington on May 12, 2009

There are many ways to keep your eyes healthy.  Foremost, of course, is to have your eyes examined on a regular schedule.  We recommend children have their first eye exam at around age 5, and then every 2 years thereafter.  Patients over the age of 60, we recommend annual eye exams. There are more and…

Breast Cancer and Eye Health

Submitted by Josh Talkington on May 11, 2009

You may wonder how eye health and breast cancer are related, they don’t seem like they’d go together. However, when tumors from elsewhere in body (metastatic tumors) have spread to the eye, the most common type of tumor found in women is breast cancer. Lung cancer is the second most common, which is also the…

Pink Fund

Submitted by Josh Talkington on January 22, 2009

We will be hosting the third annual Share the Vision, Shades for Pink Trunk Show on Tuesday April 28th. A portion of the proceeds from optical sales will benefit the Pink Fund. The Pink Fund supports women and men in the community struggling with financial issues as a result of a breast cancer diagnosis. Please make…