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Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eyes

Estimates suggest that as many as 48% of U.S adults regularly experience dry eye. However, many of these people are unaware that they are suffering from a very real but also treatable condition that is more than just the symptoms that they are experiencing. Dry eye occurs for a variety of reasons.


The Safety Precautions Grove Eye Care is Taking for Your Security During this Pandemic and Beyond

We understand that having any sort of medical appointment can be daunting, particularly at the current time. Rest assured that patient safety is our priority and we are taking positive steps to ensure that your appointment is smooth, safe and carries minimal risk.


How is dry eye affected by my environment?

Dry eye can be caused by a wide range of things, and our environment is one of the key things that can affect the severity of dry eyes. In fact, in some instances the initial development of the condition can be a result of environmental factors.


Prepare Your Family for Back to School with an Eye Exam

Back to school is a hectic time for many families. New clothes, day care, extracurriculars and transport are all major considerations for many parents who are trying to get back into a routine and want to make sure that their child has everything that they need for the new academic year. One thing that every child should get before they return to school is an eye exam.


Sunglasses for every summer activity

Summer means warmer temperatures and longer days, so unsurprisingly, we want to enjoy the opportunity to get outside more. There are lots of different summer activities to get involved in, but while you do, it is important to protect your eyes.


How to Properly Clean Contact Lenses

If you have chosen reusable contact lenses, your eye doctor will explain to you the importance of keeping them clean. Cleanliness and proper handling are two of the most important elements of care you can provide for your contact lenses, and not only will they ensure that your contacts last as long as possible, but they will also keep your eyes healthy.


Best Designer Sunglasses for UV Protection

Ensuring that your eyes are properly protected is absolutely essential for their long-term function and health. UV light can be extremely damaging, even in small amounts, so wearing sunglasses that are effective at blocking 100% of UV light is recommended anytime you go outside, particularly on bright, sunny days when the sun’s rays are at their most powerful.


What to Expect During a Contact Lens Exam?

if you are considering wearing contact lenses for the very first time, this article will provide you with insights on what to expect during a contact lens exam.


The Difference Between an Eye Exam & a Contact Lens Exam

If you have vision problems, then you will likely need a corrective solution to help you see clearly again. Most of the time, this decision comes down to glasses or contact lenses. However, what you may not be aware of is that if you are even considering contacts, you will need to let your eye doctor know at the time of booking your appointment because in addition to your comprehensive eye exam, you will also need a contact lens exam.


COVID-19 Announcement

Due to the current global health crisis, our practice will be temporarily operating with shorter hours of business, and limiting the number of visitors to our retail store.


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