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Protecting Your Eyes

Tennis playerDid you know…

  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

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We are happy to announce the office is open from 9AM until 6PM currently closing on Saturday. Effective on May 9th the office will be open on Saturday’s 9AM until noon. Dr. Merritt is now preforming eye & contact lens exams. The premises are cleaned through out the day for your safety. Look forward to seeing you. Stay safe and God bless. Stay up to date on our COVID-19 pandemic protocols Read Our Blog Post…