Author Archives: Dr James

Cataract Surgery and Modern IOLs

If you have cataracts and need surgery to restore your vision, fear not — cataract surgery is one of the most frequently performed surgeries, and modern cataract surgery is safer and produces better visual outcomes than ever before. Still, you … Continue reading

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Choosing Eyeglasses That Suit Your Style

Eyeglasses play two important (and very different) roles — they correct your vision to influence how you see the world; and they contribute to your appearance and style, influencing how the world sees you. So it’s wise to keep these … Continue reading

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Kate Spade

Kate Spade sunglasses are the perfect accessory to personalize any look. Choose from an eclectic mix of styles in the latest trends of the season to effortlessly complement any outfit. Kate Spade eyewear is made from only high-quality materials with … Continue reading

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Polarizing Lenses — The ABCs

Polarized lenses are used in sunglasses to reduce glare from reflective surfaces such as the surface of a lake or the hood of a car. They accomplish this feat through a process called polarization, much like a Venetian blind controls … Continue reading

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Progressive lens “Zones”

Progressive lenses, sometimes referred to as “no-line” bifocals, provide vision correction for the three basic vision zones – distance vision, intermediate vision, and near vision. Because they provide vision in these three zones, they are often thought of as a … Continue reading

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Nonprescription Sunglasses

Nonprescription sunglasses are sunglasses with lenses that contain no power for the correction of refractive errors (nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism) or presbyopia (age-related loss of focusing for reading and other close-up tasks.) Another term sometimes used to describe this type … Continue reading

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Eye Exams for Children

Eye exams for children are extremely important. Experts say up to 25 percent of school-aged children have vision problems that can affect learning. Also, early identification of vision problems in children is crucial because, if left untreated, some eye problems … Continue reading

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Red Eyes

An eye that suddenly becomes red is one of the main reasons people seek the services of an eye doctor. And for good reason. Significant discomfort, blurred vision or both often accompany a red eye. And, well, a red eye … Continue reading

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Glasses Cleaning

Never wipe your lenses dry on your shirt, always rinse them under warm water first then dry them with a soft, clean 100% cotton cloth. An old t-shirt works well for this just cut it up into several small squares … Continue reading

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Dry Macular Degeneration

Dry macular degeneration is a chronic eye disease that causes vision loss in the center of your field of vision. Dry macular degeneration is marked by deterioration of the macula (MAK-u-luh), which is in the center of the retina. The … Continue reading

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