Have you ever found yourself having a hard time walking on the street because the sun’s rays are blinding you? As a reflex, you reach for the sunglasses in your bag only to remember you can’t wear them because you have your prescription eyeglasses on. If you’re one of the many who have had this trouble, consider getting yourself a pair of prescription sunglasses.
Many studies have proven that smoking is dangerous to one’s health. Not only can it lead to lung and heart problems, it can also cause other organ complications, such as vision problems. AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care, your provider of LASIK and other eye care services, talks about the different smoking-induced eyesight concerns.
Using devices has become a way of life in this digital age. Whether you’re at home, work or school, you’ll find yourself having to make use of technology. This habit, however, may lead to computer vision syndrome or digital eye strain. This is the discomfort your eyes feel after staring at a blue light-emitting screen for an extended time.
You may have been startled when you first experienced sudden, involuntary twitching of your eyelids. Also referred to as blepharospasm, this condition causes your ocular muscles to produce rapid and continuous movements. AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care, your trusted provider of LASIK co-management and other eye-care services, discusses some possible reasons for this problem.
Your eyes are some of the first things a person can notice about you. They also help make a remarkable and memorable impression. If you wear eyeglasses, we suggest picking a pair that complements your facial features. Let AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care share these great tips to help you find the right pair. [Read more…]
At AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care, we are committed to protecting and preserving your eyesight by providing the most advanced vision correction options. Apart from contact lenses and eyeglasses, we also proudly offer LASIK management. For your understanding, we’ll answer some commonly asked questions about this method. [Read more…]
At AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care, we are committed to protecting and preserving your eyesight. Apart from eyeglasses and contact lenses, we also offer laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) as an effective and lasting vision correction option. Although it offers many visual health benefits, many are hesitant to try this method because of misconceptions surrounding it. For your understanding, let your expert eye care specialist debunk four common LASIK myths. [Read more…]
At AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care, we understand that refractive errors may prevent you from completing your daily goals efficiently. They may also affect your visual health and overall well-being. This is why we make sure to offer high-quality and reliable eyewear for your improved eyesight and quality of life. Choosing whether to use contact lenses or eyeglasses, however, may be harder than you thought. Let your trusted optometrist discuss the highlights of each option to help you pick your perfect pair. [Read more…]
As of 2017, at least 30% of the American population has myopia. Also known as nearsightedness, this refractive error can greatly affect your visual health and daily efficiency, if left untreated. Let AAPECS Atlantic Eye Care answer common questions about this visual impairment. [Read more…]