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May 14 - Saturday
May 28 to May 31 - Memorial weekend

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Home » Your Eye Health » Protecting Your Eyes

Protecting Your Eyes

Tennis playerDid you know…

  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: SUMMER SCHEDULE

Starting from June 11 to September 3, our office will be closed every SATURDAY.
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At Advanced Family Eyecare, we are taking all precautions to provide a safe and efficient office environment for our patients and staff.
* Masks required for all patients and staff and hand washing stations as well as hand sanitizer available throughout the office.
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