Ophthalmologist

Halloween Eye Safety: Costume Contacts

Halloween Eye Safety: Costume Contacts

Creepy costume lenses might add a spine-tingling thrill to your Halloween costume, but wearing costume contact lenses without a prescription can lead to serious eye infections or permanent vision loss.

What Does 20/20 Really Mean?

What Does 20/20 Really Mean?

People brag about it all the time, boasting of having 20/20 vision. What does 20/20 really mean? Does it really equate to having what’s considered to be perfect vision?

Can I Fly With This Eye?

Can I Fly With This Eye?

Learn what eye conditions should keep you on the ground and which won’t interfere with air travel.

Eye Health Tips for Students

Eye Health Tips for Students

Students face special challenges to the eyes when they are under academic performance pressure. Find out what’s causing those eyes to be tired, dry, and scratchy and what you can do find some relief from those symptoms.

LASIK: When Is the Right Time?

LASIK: When Is the Right Time?

Did you know that most people are perfect candidates for LASIK before they ever graduate college? Find out more about getting vision correction sooner than you think.

Is Too Much Screen Time Harming Children's Vision?

Is Too Much Screen Time Harming Children's Vision?

As you send your kids back to school this month for more time with screens and books, Magruder Laser Vision and the American Academy of Ophthalmology are arming parents with the facts, so they can make informed choices about their children’s eye health.