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Read about the hygienic precautions we will be taking to ensure your health and safety by clicking here.

  • Special rules will be explained by the staff when you phone in for an appointment.
  • For those who cannot come in, or wish not to, telehealth appointments are now available as well. Telehealth will require that you own a cellular phone that has video capability, and there will be an app to download to access the service.
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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.