New Lens Technology Helps Wearers Drive More Safely

Of course it should be safer to drive wearing your prescription glasses but did you know high tech options could enhance your vision even further allowing you to react more quickly to potential hazards on the road? • Anti-reflective coatings reduce distracting glare and reflections and actually allow more light to reach the eye for […]

Dr. McGrew on the Overcrowded Eye Care Aisle (Video)

Dr. McGrew helps to make sense out of the wide array of products in the eye care aisle in your local drugstore. Check out this video!    

Having Trouble Reading Small Print? Use Your Phone?

Having Trouble Reading Small Print? Use Your Phone? It’s frustrating and potentially embarrassing to not be able to focus on small print or small details. If you have reading glasses you may be fine, but what if you don’t have your glasses handy or if things are too small to see even with them on? […]

Shades on the Slopes!

Wearing sunglasses everyday can help protect your eyes from harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation that creates cataracts. People remember to wear their sunglasses during the summer, but often forget about the winter.   Choose sunglasses or goggles that offer 99 percent or greater UV protection. Frame styles that wrap around the sides of your head or […]

10 Resolutions Your Eye Doctor Wishes You’d Make

Flex Spending Accounts and Your New Eyewear!

It’s that time of year again. If you have a flexible spending account keep in mind that prescription eyewear, including sunglasses, sports eyewear, and computer glasses DO qualify for FLEX SPENDING.   As do contact lenses . . . And eye examinations . . . Do you have 2014 Flex Spending Dollars to use? Schedule an appointment […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to our amazing friends! We have many things to be thankful for this holiday season including health, friends, and family, as well as the freedom and economic opportunity we enjoy here in the United States. I also want to express my thanks to our patients for the many wonderful years I have enjoyed in […]

A Leading Edge Conference in Denver

Dr. McGrew attends the conference of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) in Denver. The Academy’s conference includes lectures and workshops, symposia and scientific lecture and poster presentations. The exhibitor’s hall included Google Glass this year. Dr. McGrew says it was tricky to get the feel of the glasses’ programming! Dr. McGrew is now a […]

Look Great and See Clearly for the Holidays!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Whether we’re visiting family or our families are coming to visit us, inevitably someone is going to want to take our picture at some point. When asked, over 62% of our patients agreed that they would rather be wearing their contact lenses than their glasses in any […]

Is a School Vision Screening Just as Good as an Eye Exam?

No! While school screenings are reasonably effective at identifying weakness in distance vision, they routinely miss near vision problems, problems with coordinating eyes together and adjusting distance vision tasks and close work. And of course, school screenings are not designed to detect eye health or color vision problems. All children should have a complete eye […]