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September is Healthy Aging Month

Did you know that September is Healthy Aging Month? This is something that the Academy of Ophthalmology observes each September to raise awareness of the signs of aging that pertain to vision and vision loss. Although there’s only a month dedicated to celebrating Healthy Aging Month, it’s something you should keep in mind all year, […]


Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

Before you know it, the school year will be starting up again. The American Academy of Ophthalmology recognizes August as Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month! Get your child’s yearly checkups and appointments done before the school year starts. This will be before they are busy with school and extracurricular activities. If you have a […]


Is Dry Eye Preventable?

Dry eye syndrome is a prevalent condition. It can be triggered for several reasons and is common in older adults and women experiencing hormonal changes due to pregnancy or menopause. It can also be associated with a variety of health conditions. But one common cause of dry eye is environmental. In those cases, if having […]


July is UV Safety Month

July is UV Safety Month! UV, or ultraviolet, is a type of electromagnetic radiation that’s emitted from sunlight. It can also be emitted by artificial light, like the kind used in tanning beds. While getting some UV light is good for you and helps your body produce vitamin D, too much direct exposure to the […]


Are Floaters a Normal Part of Your Vision?

Many people, especially as they get older, experience floaters, which are specks that appear in your vision. They can be annoying, but you get used to them most of the time, and they appear to fade away. Floaters are common and usually harmless. However, there are some scenarios where floaters can indicate a more serious […]


May is Healthy Vision Month

Did you know that May is Healthy Vision Month? Healthy Vision Month promotes healthy habits when it comes to eye health while bringing awareness to common eye conditions. Regular eye exams and understanding any diseases you may be at risk for are vital to maintaining healthy vision. Several factors can compromise your vision, and you […]


Yes, You Can Afford Refractive Surgery!

LASIK and other refractive surgeries like PRK and the Visian ICL are appealing options for a lot of people who rely on glasses or contacts. It’s no wonder since these procedures can correct your vision and eliminate the need for any other visual aids. But one thing that scares off potential patients is the expense. […]


Workplace Eye Wellness Month

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month! It’s essential to keep your health in mind while you’re on the job.  That includes all aspects of your health: mental and physical. Many occupations can present hazards to your eyes and your long-term eye health.  You may even be surprised at what occupations need to be most aware […]


How Often Do You Need To See Your Ophthalmologist?

When it comes to your eyes, you may not know how often you should see an eye care professional. It’s recommended to have regular appointments with various health professionals, whether it’s your primary care physician, dentist, or eye doctor. But the standard annual exam doesn’t fit all specialists. While many people who require glasses or […]


Don’t Neglect Your Eye Health During Quarantine

At Shepherd Eye Center, we are committed to providing excellent, ongoing care for our patients while taking every possible precaution in preventing the spread of COVID-19. One of the ways we provide ongoing care is by educating our patients on the importance of early detection. Ophthalmologists have seen a recent spike in serious yet preventable […]


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