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What is Ptosis?

What is Ptosis?

Ptosis is a drooping or falling of the upper eyelids. Although unnoticeable most of the time, those sleepy-looking eyes or slightly saggy upper eyelids can become severe enough to impact your vision. Fortunately, this condition is treatable and can improve both your vision and appearance. Ptosis Most people refer to this eye issue as droopy …

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Color Blindness

Color Blindness

When we see color, our eyes perceive various wavelengths of light. Our eyes contain two types of cells or photoreceptors that allow us to process light and distinguish colors. There are two types of photoreceptors: rods and cones. Rods detect different light and dark sensitivities while cones detect colors when light is present. This explains …

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Is my prescription the same for sunglasses and regular glasses?

Interested in prescription sunglasses? Your regular eyeglasses help your eyesight while inside or at night, but the one thing they can’t do is help shield your eyes from the sun on a bright day. This is why many of our patients opt for prescription sunglasses, to combine the visual improvement of their glasses with the …

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