Lasik is great for summertime!

There is no better time to get the Lasik procedure done and correct your vision for the rest of summer 2014. Our upper midwestern summers are so short that it is a great idea to have it done so you can really enjoy all your outdoor activities

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Cataract Awareness Month

Cataracts, a clouding of the normally clear lens of the eye, is the most common cause of blindness in the world, and in the United States, a huge percentage of our population ages 40 and older is affected by this deterioration of the eye. This condition has

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Women’s Eye Health

To all the ladies out there, this month has been dedicated to your eye health and safety awareness, on the job and at home. Every woman, no matter what age or stage of life, will attest to the busyness of having a career, a family, and social

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What is Macular Degeneration?

February is recognized as AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month. Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is a leading cause of vision loss in people over the age of 60 and is a condition that often sneaks up gradually and slowly. Macular degeneration occurs when the macula, the small center

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Holidays and Eye Safety

The holiday season is in full swing–Christmas trees are being decorated and lights hung, family celebrations are being planned, and gifts are being purchased. But in the midst of the busyness of this time of year, it is important to keep eye safety in the forefront of

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Home Eye Safety Month

October is designated by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, as well as the organization “Prevent Blindness America”, as Home Eye Safety Month. Such a sponsorship supports the awareness of something all of us in eye care know to be true: eye accidents can very easily happen at

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