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Floaters and Flashes of Light

The back cavity of the eye is filled with a gel-like substance called the vitreous (see diagram). The vitreous serves as a reservoir of molecules for the retina and lens to use and exchange in performing their cellular functions. It also acts as a shock absorber of sorts to help protect the delicate structures […]

May 29th, 2014|Flashes, Floaters|Comments Off|

Cataracts

Cataracts are still the leading cause of blindness worldwide, responsible for 48% of the world’s blindness. While some are born with (congenital) cataracts, they are normally associated with ageing or other risk factors, including medical use of steroids, diabetes, smoking, UV exposure, trauma, radiation, or other eye conditions. Most people start showing signs of […]

May 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off|

Rudy Project Sunglasses – Sport Sunglasses

Michellie Jones,  World Triathlon Champion.  Ivan Basso, professional cyclist, Team Liquigas.  Enrico Fabris, world-class speed skater.  What does this world-class triathlete, cyclist, and speed skater all have in common?  They all wear Rudy Project high performance sport sunglasses that afford them the ultimate is advanced science, design, performance, and style.

We’ve carried Rudy Project sunglasses since April 2003.  As […]

May 29th, 2014|Sunglasses, Vision Sports|Comments Off|

Fun Frame Fashion

Is your look Sassy, Classy, or Flashy?

What’s the first thing most people notice when they meet and greet you? Everyone knows the answer to that question…your eyes! Some people have great vision, but millions more are lucky enough to wear glasses in this current fashion market where the designer selection is virtually unlimited! You don’t […]

May 29th, 2014|Frames, Glasses, Sunglasses|Comments Off|

Medications Can Have Side Effects That Affect Your Eyes

Many commonly used medications can have side effects that affect your eyes. In this edition of our trimester newsletter, I will list the top 10 most commonly prescribed systemic drugs, what they are usually prescribed for, and their potential ocular side effects.

Brand Name
Generic Name
Clinical Use
Potential Systemic Side Effects
Potential Ocular Side Effects

Lipitor
Atorvastin
High Cholesterol
Muscle Pain
Constipation
Flatulence and Diarrhea
Nausea
Dry […]

May 29th, 2014|Eye Health, Medications|Comments Off|

Foothills Vision Center

Colorado Vision Source team of Eye Doctors serve Lakewood and the entire state of Colorado providing expert eye care, eye exams, eyeglasses, contact lenses and eyewear products. Colorado Vision Source eye doctors are optometrists dedicated to excellence. Your eyes are precious! Take care of your eyes and get an eye exam from a professional Colorado Vision Source eye doctor. Vision Source is […]

May 23rd, 2014||Comments Off|

Highlands Ranch Vision Center

Colorado Vision Source team of Eye Doctors serve Highlands Ranch and the entire state of Colorado providing expert eye care, eye exams, eyeglasses, contact lenses and eyewear products. Colorado Vision Source eye doctors are optometrists dedicated to excellence. Your eyes are precious! Take care of your eyes and get an eye exam from a professional Colorado Vision Source eye doctor. Vision Source […]

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See Life Family Vision Center

Colorado Vision Source team of Eye Doctors serve Greeley and the entire state of Colorado providing expert eye care, eye exams, eyeglasses, contact lenses and eyewear products. Colorado Vision Source eye doctors are optometrists dedicated to excellence. Your eyes are precious! Take care of your eyes and get an eye exam from a professional Colorado Vision Source eye doctor. Vision Source is […]

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Spex Optical and Foothills Eyecare, PC

Colorado Vision Source team of Eye Doctors serve Fort Collins and the entire state of Colorado providing expert eye care, eye exams, eyeglasses, contact lenses and eyewear products. Colorado Vision Source eye doctors are optometrists dedicated to excellence. Your eyes are precious! Take care of your eyes and get an eye exam from a professional Colorado Vision Source eye doctor. Vision Source […]

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Thomas P. Sutton, O.D.

Colorado Springs Eye Care Thomas P. Sutton, O.D. 2111 North Weber Street, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907 Phone 719-632-5192 www.visionsource-coloradosprings.com Dr. Thomas Sutton, O.D. Dr. Sutton first came to the Colorado Springs community as a Captain in the United States Air Force, stationed at Peterson Air Force Base in 1978, after having graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. […]

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