May is Healthy Vision Month

May 1, 2019

Approximately 37 million adults in America have age-related macular degeneration, cataract, diabetic retinopathy, or glaucoma, all of which can cause visual impairment or blindness. However, recent studies show that making healthy choices and getting regular eye exams can help reduce a person’s risk of vision loss. In support of Healthy Vision Month...

Spokane Eye Opening New Clinic this Summer!

April 24, 2019

Spokane Eye Clinic has announced that they will be opening a new location to serve North Spokane. This will be the fourth clinic location for Spokane Eye Clinic and will be located at 9651 N. Nevada, nearby the Northpointe shopping area.

April: Sports Eye Safety Month

April 17, 2019

More than 25,000 people seek treatment for sports-related eye injuries each year. The good news is that almost all of these injuries can be prevented. Whatever your game, whatever your age, you need to protect your eyes!

March: Workplace Eye Wellness Month

March 17, 2019

As more people of all ages increase the amount of screen time, through computers, tablet devices, smartphones, etc., the risk of digital eye strain also increases. Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety group, has declared March as Workplace Eye Wellness Month to provide employers and employees with free information on topics ranging from eye strain to eye safety in industrial settings, in order to promote eye health at work.

Most Americans Unaware of One of the Leading Causes of Blindness Among Seniors

February 5, 2019

Age-Related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 million people nationwide . By 2050, it is expected that the number will more than double to 5.4 million . People may be putting themselves at unnecessary risk of vision loss by...