Tag: eye doctor appointment
There’s no better time to shed light on some important facts about women’s vision than the present. Research shows that there are key discrepancies between men and women when it comes to their vision. Here are three things you probably didn’t know about women’s vision.
2021 is the year we all get back on track – especially when it comes to our overall health. No doubt you have the COVID-19 vaccine on your to-do list for this year, but now is also the time to plan for those exams and check-ups that had to be postponed.
As you near the finish line of 2020, it’s a great time to check your employee benefit plans to make sure your vision health gets the attention it deserves! Hopefully, you have already used your vision plan benefit for your annual comprehensive eye exam (if not, there is still time to schedule one), but did […]
Does it seem like your list of home projects just keeps growing instead of getting smaller? Before you grab your tools and start checking things off, make sure that safety, and particularly your eye safety, is a top priority. More than 44% of eye injuries each year occur in the home, and most experts estimate […]
Dr. Troy Ogden, OD of Downtown Vision in Reno, NV connected with the Vision Health Alliance team to share his thoughts and advice as many parts of the United States open their doors. Dr. Ogden completed a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Science from the University of Nevada, Reno in 1997, worked a few years […]
Understanding vision loss and its causes can be complicated and anxiety inducing. Are there vision impairments that are untreatable? What exactly does the term “low vision” mean and how does someone know if they have it? The Vision Health Alliance had the opportunity to ask low vision specialist, Dr. Thomas Porter, OD some common questions […]
This Sunday, June 6th is National Eyewear Day! If you have been putting off your visit to the eye doctor, it just may be time to consider scheduling your next comprehensive exam! In honor of National Eyewear Day, we are sharing some of our favorite stories about eyewear and trips to the eye doctor that […]
Vision Health Alliance was pleased to connect with Dr. Rachael Wruble, OD of Belmont Eye to focus on what is happening with children’s vision during the current pandemic. Dr. Wruble was named 2017 Young Optometrist of the Year, 2018 Young Optometrist of the South, and 2018 Women in Optometry Theia Award. She completed her Bachelor […]
As patients across the country seek safe ways to receive the eyecare they need, Vision Health Alliance reached out to one of the doctors in our network to get their feedback and advice about telehealth (or telemedicine). We are pleased to share the following info from Dr. Robert Chu, OD of EYEWORKS GROUP in the […]
The Vision Health Alliance is pleased to offer expert advice and feedback from doctors within our nationwide network. Below, Dr. Ryan Corte, OD from Charlotte, NC answers some questions submitted by patients and fans across the country.