Tag Archives: glasses

New Transitions® Lenses Bring Style to the Next Level

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This is a sponsored post by Transitions Optical a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 We have all heard about Transitions® lenses and how they can function to provide ocular health benefits for our patients. We know Transitions lenses help block UV and harmful blue light as well as help provide relief to …

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Contact Lenses and Solutions for Digital Eye Strain

We talk with Dr. Jennifer Lyerly about treating millennials and using contact lenses and other solutions for digital eye strain you might not consider regularly. Dr. Lyerly walks us through what an exam and various treatment solutions for these patients might look like, but highlights multifocal contact lenses as a …

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Prescribing Eyewear for Millennials

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Dr. Jennifer Lyerly, practicing optometrist and co-founder of Defocus Media, talks with us about the prescription eyewear needs of millennials, especially as they age, and things to consider when prescribing eyewear for millennials. “Millennials get older,” Dr. Lyerly laughs, pointing out that some millennials are nearing their forties. “When you’re …

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Complete Guide to Varilux® Lenses

This is a sponsored post by Essilor of America, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 If you are like I was as a new graduate optometrist, progressive lenses were a foreign concept. We were all taught how they work, and we all became experts at drawing the hourglass …

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Ultimate Lens Package – Everything You Need to Know

This is a sponsored post by Essilor of America, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 As many eyecare providers know, oftentimes several different lens technologies or multiple pairs of glasses are necessary to meet the needs of our patients. Patients have different lifestyles, occupations, and hobbies that influence …

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Essilor of America and X-Cel Optical Launch Tribrid Lenses

DALLAS – AUGUST 30, 2017 – X-Cel Optical Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Essilor of America, Inc. and a division of Essilor of America’s Independent Distribution Division, announced the launch of Tribrid™ lenses, a revolutionary lens that combines the proven Trivex® lens material with traditional high-index technology. The result …

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