At Looking Glass Optical, we just as dedicated to vision health as we are to educating our customers about their eyes. That is why we have a monthly blog about all sorts of topics. If you don’t want to miss out on the latest blogs, sign up for our monthly newsletter and follow us on Facebook. We truly believe knowledge is power. That is why comprehensive eye exams are so important. The more you know about your eye health, the better.

As a commitment to eye education and health, we also support Promise in Sight. It is a non-profit organization committed to preventing blindness and help preserve vision for those who don’t have access to great eye healthcare. You can learn about this and other great topics below. If there is a topic you don’t see, give us a call! We are always eager to help our patients with any questions you may have.

Do I Have the Right Eyeglass Prescription?

Sight test seen through eye glasses

When you pick up your new eyeglasses, there is usually a bit of an adjustment period. However, if after a few days, you feel something is not quite right and you are asking the question, “Do I have the right eyeglass prescription?”

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How Your Eyes Work

How Does Your Eye Work?

Have you ever wondered how does your eye work? Simply put, light reflects off an object and enters the eye and travels instantly through the sections of the eye and is read by the brain. We have broken it down piece by piece to make it easier to understand.

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5 Ways You Can Prevent Cataracts

5 Ways You Can Prevent Cataracts

5 Ways You Can Prevent Cataracts Cataracts are the number one cause of blindness throughout the world. Most common in older people, in fact, by age 80 more than half of all Americans have cataracts or have had surgery to remove cataracts. Cataracts form when protein builds

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Lazy Eye Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Illustration of Lazy Eye syndrome treatable at Looking Glass Optical

Lazy Eye Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Looking Glass Optical understands that as parents, we want the very best for our children. We are concerned about their health and development and want to provide the very best care possible. Amblyopia or Lazy Eye is a neurological condition that develops due

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How do EnChroma Glasses work?

EnChroma Glasses Color Blind Test

How do EnChroma Glasses work? People who are color blind may go through their lives not quite understanding the perception of color. While they may be able to distinguish an array of shades, they will not be able to see specific colors. EnChroma Glasses are a union of color vision

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What is the PuriLens System?


What is the PuriLens System? There are many contact lens cleaning products and systems on the market today. Which is the best? Dr. Teles recommends the Purilens System because it is chemical free, therefore will not cause allergic reactions, dry eye, or irritation. It is safe for any

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