Sunglasses as Important as Sunscreen for Kids

By Rachael Anderson Perhaps you’re quick to make sure your kids wear sunglasses when you hit the beach or the pool. But do you take the same precaution when they’re just playing outside in the backyard or walking around the neighborhood? If your answer is no, you could be putting your child’s vision at risk down the road. According to … Read More

Blue light protection tips for indoors and outside

Sunglasses have enjoyed immense popularity over time.  This is in part because tinted eyewear can enhance the quality of your vision.  On a bright sunny day the retina in the back of your eye becomes saturated and your ability to judge contrast sensitivity, or discern fine detail, is reduced.  Sunglasses essentially help you to eliminate the ‘visual noise’ to enhance … Read More

We Now Carry Ray-Bans!

We are excited to announce that we now offer Ray-Ban prescription glasses and sunglasses. Ray-Ban has been leading the market in superior lenses that have the latest technology and colors. They are known for their innovative styles of eyewear. Some of Ray-Ban styles are Memo Ray, Carbon Fibre, Light-Ray, LiteForce and Titanium. Their performance lenses give clarity and comfort, along … Read More

Block UV Rays for Eyes’ Sake

This article was featured in the Record Searchlight | Redding.com today. Protecting your eyes and the eyes of your family with quality sunglasses is very important to the overall health of our eyes. Post by Julie Gussenhoven OD.

Trouble in school? Maybe it’s a learning-related vision problem.

If your child is having difficulty in school, it’s very possible she just can’t see the blackboard or the book in front of her. Experts estimate roughly 80% of what a child learns in school is information presented visually, so visual problems are often confused as laziness, a learning disability, or even ADHD. Simply put, if children are unable to … Read More

Welcome to our new website!

Hello out there! This is my very first blog and I am excited to have my new website up and running. This last year has been a crazy one for me and my staff. The office remodel started last October along with transitioning to electronic medical records. Nothing like taking on two HUGE projects at one time! But I must … Read More