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Top Trending Glasses For Millennials

Top Trending Glasses for Millennials

There are always trends, glasses are no exception. These are the top trending glasses for millennials in my practice. 1.) Blue Light Protection The eye care industry has done a great job at educating the public on the potential dangers of exposure to harmful blue light from digital devices and …

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Best Glasses Technology Trending In 2018

Best Glasses Technology Trending In 2018

Every year, ophthalmic lens technology seems to advance dramatically. Here’s the best glasses technology that seems to be trending in 2018 based upon new tech that’s come out as well as discussion with patients in the exam room. 1) Blue light filtering lens options We’ve all heard a lot about …

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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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A “New” Look at Amblyopia Therapy

A New Look at Amblyopia Therapy

Amblyopia is a reduction in overall vision due to anisometropia, strabismus, high refractive error or cataracts in early childhood. In most cases, the patient has one eye with reduced vision, thus giving the colloquial “lazy” title. This term assumes a passive indifference on the poorer-seeing eye, and monocular treatment (patching, …

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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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Debunking Myths About Transitions Lenses

This is a sponsored post by Essilor of America, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 “Do you want your glasses to turn into sunglasses outside?” If you read that sentence and thought, yes, that is the best way to explain Transitions® lenses, then let me take a moment …

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