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Madeira Optical, Cincinnati's leading independent Optometry practice, has added optometric physician Dr. Jenna Stoffel, OD to their care team. Dr. Stoffel joins Managing Optometrist and owner Dr. Malinda Pence and associate optometrists Dr. Cayley Stout, Dr. Jennifer Kritzer and Dr. Cheryl Adams.
Dry eye disease is a progressive and chronic eye condition that affects sufferers daily. It continues to advance if left untreated. It is a relatively common condition characterized by poor quality tears or a lack of adequate tears. Effective treatment depends on the stage or severity of the disease.
A contact lens exam is a specialized series of exams that check for your viability to wear contacts. It differs from a comprehensive eye exam with tests that check for different visual abilities. When you get your first contact lenses, you may think you will not need another contact lens exam. However, your eye doctor will likely still recommend at least annual eye exams. They need to keep a constant eye on any changes in your eyes so they can update your prescription.
Myopia is becoming widespread among adults and children. It begins early on for most people. However, very few know how to manage it. The younger in age it presents itself, the faster it progresses. There is a need to slow down the progression of myopia to prevent loss of vision later in life.
Binocular vision dysfunction (BVD) is a condition characterized by the minor misalignment of the eyes. This misalignment causes difficulty for the eyes to naturally achieve the position required for single and clear images. With the misalignment, the eyes and ocular muscles must work harder to focus, causing a great deal of strain.
Last month our friends at Etnia Barcelona launched an exciting new line, ALLPOETS. The ALLPOETS eyewear collection embodies wearable shapes and exciting colors for wearers with youthful energy. Each ALLPOETS frame is handmade in Europe and for about the same price as trendy online glasses, you can get a beautful pair of bio and recyeled glasses made by craftspeople.