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Fall 2018 Eyewear Trends

Eyewear Fall Trends For 2018 This season there has been the comeback of several popular trends, while other sunglasses and eyeglasses styles are specifically for the winter period. Dark tones give way to exciting color combinations. Here are the trends you should keep...

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A Detailed Look at the LASIK Procedure

We’ve come a long way since the invention of eyeglasses. Today, we have the cutting-edge procedure known as LASIK to correct impaired vision. But what exactly goes on during a LASIK operation? 20/20 Image Eye Centers offers a detailed look into the highly sought-after...

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What Causes Retinal Detachment?

Retinal detachment is a medical emergency that requires immediate attention from a trusted eye doctor. Read on as we explain what retinal detachment is and how we can help manage the condition. How Does It Happen? The retina is the eye part that transmits light rays...

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Understanding Amblyopia

Amblyopia, more commonly known as “lazy eye,” is a medical condition in which the optical faculties in one eye is far more developed than the other. In some cases, visual acuity is impaired in both eyes. While there’s a lot more that can be learned about this...

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Lunar Eclipse: Is It Okay to Stare?

From a young age, we’ve been warned against the harmful effects of staring directly at the sun. But as the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st Century happened this year, many are prompted to ask: Is It Okay to Stare? You’d be delighted to know that yes, it’s...

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Video: Keeping Your Glasses in Good Condition

At 20/20 Image Eye Centers, our premier eyeglasses are made of high-quality materials that are sure to give you many years’ worth of improved visual acuity. With proper use and care, you can expect them to last a long time. Here are some things you can do to keep your...

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Do’s and Don’ts If You Have Glaucoma

Your eyes produce fluids that are then drained. If the drainage process is compromised, your intraocular pressure (IOP) will rise as a consequence. This may compress your optic nerve, resulting in a condition known as glaucoma. As the optic nerve carries image signals...

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4-Step Guide to Choosing the Right Sunglasses

Summer means stronger (UV) rays, which is why 20/20 Image Eye Centers recommends taking extra measures to protect your eyes. One of the best ways to do so is to wear high-quality sunglasses when going outdoors. Here are four guidelines from your optometrist to follow...

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How Can Too Much Sun Exposure Affect Your Eyes?

Summer is a great time to bask in the sun and enjoy various outdoor activities. However, too much exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays may harm your eyes. Your optometrists from 20/20 Image Eye Centers discuss common UV-related eye conditions as we observe UV...

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4 Facts You Need to Know About Cataracts

Your eyes undergo various changes as you age, which can increase your risk of cataract development. As we observe Cataracts Awareness Month this June, your optometrist from 20/20 Image Eye Centers shares four facts you need to know about this eye problem. 1. Cataracts...

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Tips on Preventing Fireworks-Related Eye Injuries

As beautiful and fun fireworks are, they can also be extremely dangerous. In fact, in 2014 alone, 10,000 reported injuries were caused by fireworks and more than 10% of those injuries affected the eyes. With the 4th of July just around the corner, your optometrists...

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The Great Benefits of LASIK

While contact lenses and eyeglasses are reliable vision correction options, 20/20 Image Eye Centers offers consultation services for another great alternative in the form of LASIK. Your eye doctor explains that this procedure is a surgical way to reshape your impaired...

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What Is Computer Vision Syndrome?

A 2015 survey conducted by the Vision Council revealed that the average American spends roughly seven hours each day working on their computer. It also showed that around 65% of the U.S. population already has symptoms of computer vision syndrome, also known as...

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A 4-Step Guide to Keeping Your Eyes in Good Health

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Cliché, but true, especially when it comes to maintaining your health. Taking good care of your eyes while you're young can significantly lower your risk of experiencing eyesight difficulties when you're older. As we...

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Factors to Consider When Looking for Eyeglasses

20/20 Image Eye Centers is home to a wide variety of eyeglasses that come in different colors, designs and styles. With so many choices, finding the perfect pair may be challenging. To make things easier, here are some factors you should consider: Current Visual...

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