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Careful With Halloween Contacts!

Colored contact lenses can be the perfect final touch to take a Halloween costume to the next level. Unfortunately, not all costume lenses are created equal — or with equal concern for your safety. With Halloween coming up, we want to give our patients some guidance on how to find great costume lenses and care… Read More


How Aging Affects Our Eyes

September is Healthy Aging Month, and to commemorate it we want to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of vision loss, as well as steps seniors can take to help preserve their sight. Age is the biggest risk factor for a number of chronic eye problems that can threaten our vision, which is why… Read More


The Connection Between Sleep and Eye Health

When we don’t manage to get a full night’s sleep, we feel it long into the next day. With hectic schedules and a fast-paced way of life, sometimes sleep isn’t as high up on our priority list as it should be. Studies show that sleep deprivation has similar effects on the body and mind as… Read More


Understanding Pink Eye And How To Avoid It

Are you suffering from red, itchy, and watery eyes? You may have a case of pink eye! While it’s certainly no fun, there are ways to help prevent getting it at all. What Is Pink Eye? Luckily, there are some precautions you can take to avoid pink eye and the discomfort it entails. But first,… Read More


The Importance of Back-To-School Eye Exams

With school starting up again soon, now is a great time to bring your child in for their yearly eye exam before classes start! Classroom Vision Problems Are Varied Reports estimate that 10% of preschoolers have a vision problem significant enough to impact learning, and being nearsighted or farsighted aren’t the only problems they can have with… Read More


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Jackson Heights,
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Hollis,
New York 11423

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Forest Hills,
New York 11375

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Hicksville,
New York 11801

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