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Eye Exam

How often do I need an eye examination?

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021

Prevention is always the best medicine when it comes to your overall health and wellness. That’s why routine visits to professionals such as ophthalmologists are highly recommended to monitor the body for certain problems. Just as you go to a doctor for an annual physical, you also will need to take care to schedule routine...  Read More

What Can a Child Expect During a Pediatric Eye Examination?

Friday, November 15th, 2019

The dedicated team at Marion Eye Center and Optical services patients in 36 locations among the areas of Illinois and Missouri. The doctors provide not only treatment for adults, but children. With pediatric eye care solutions for children of all ages, parents can trust and rely on our team to spot eye health problems early...  Read More

Typical Causes of Low Vision

Sunday, September 15th, 2019

One of the most important sensory organs in the body is that of the eyes. Taking in our surroundings with visual inputs can help us navigate the world around us. When problems occurs with the human eye, it can be extremely detrimental to our overall quality of life. Vision loss that occurs and cannot be...  Read More

What is Computer Vision Syndrome?

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

Can you imagine what life was like just fifty years ago? If you remember what it was like, doesn’t it seem like everything has changed? Technology has gifted us so many tremendous things in just the last fifty years. We can hop on a plane and fly across the world, talk to anyone at anytime...  Read More

Whom do you Trust?

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

We’re so ingrained in the culture of the information age that it has become easy to put our trust in services and content found online. The internet has improved the methods used for research; this cannot be denied. However, there are certain questions that must also be asked. One that we want to pose here...  Read More

What a Dilated Eye Exam is All About

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

A dilated eye exam is an integral part of your regular eye exam. Your doctor will administer special eye drops that will dilate (widen) your pupils. This will allow them to have access to various features of your retina that can reveal your current vision health. At your eye exam, remember to inform your doctor...  Read More

Ring in 2017 with Regular Eye Exams

Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Losing weight, quitting smoking, spending less money. These are some of the most common New Year’s resolutions. While these definitely benefit your body (and your pocket book), there are other things you can commit to as you ring in the New Year that are just as good for you. How about caring for your eyes?...  Read More