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  • Mites may be living in your eyelashes

    Mites may be living in your eyelashes

    Demodex mites are tiny, eight-legged parasites that can infest the hair follicles and oil glands of mammals, including humans. While Demodex mites are naturally present on the skin of many individuals without causing any problems, in some cases, they can multiply excessively and lead to skin and eye issues. Signs of this can be itchy,…

  • Homeless Coalition Drive

    Homeless Coalition Drive

    March is our annual drive for the Charlotte County Homeless Coalition. Please bring any donations you have with you to your exams. We have a box set up in the office if you would like to drop anything off. As always a percentage of our proceeds from eyeglass sales will be donated. Thank you for…

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  • Upneeq

    Upneeq

    Droopy eyelids? Now there is an eye drop available to help your eyelids look more symmetrical, and make you look more awake and refreshed. Upneeq is used once a day and can last for approximately 8 hours. Side effects are mild but can include: stinging upon instillation, mild eye whitening, headache, temporary blurred vision. Can…

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  • National Shades Day 5/14/21

    Join us Friday May 14th for National Shades Day. Enjoy 30% off all non prescription sunglasses just in time for summer! Excludes Costa Del Mar.

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  • Orthokeratology

    Corneal Reshaping with Ortho-K lenses  Want to be free of contacts and glasses during the day? Are your contacts too uncomfortable or dry during the day? Too nervous to get lasik surgery? Myopia (nearsightedness) is a condition that is associated with blurred vision at distance. It can lead to a lower quality of life due…

  • Myopia Management

    Myopia Management: Part 1 What is Myopia and why is it a concern? Myopia, also known as near-sightedness, is a disorder where the shape of the eyeball lengthens and causes image blur on the retina. The progression of myopia  is thought to be a combination of environmental and genetic factors. Myopia is the most common…