Vision Care

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness among older Americans.

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Premium Cataract Surgery now offered in Franklin and Highlands region

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Franklin and Highlands residents will no longer need to travel far from home to receive advanced cataract surgery thanks to the affiliation of ophthalmologist Dr. Clayton Blehm with the Family Eyecare Team of Franklin.

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When it comes to your children’s eyes, be diligent with regular exams

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Eye exams are as important for children as they are for adults. An exam can catch early vision issues before they begin to hinder the child’s ability to learn.

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Eye Exams Can Detect Diabetes, Prevent Blindness

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November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month – a good reminder that diabetic patients should have dilated eye exams every year.

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Protect Your Eyes When Playing Sports

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Nearly 40,000 sports-related eye injuries – mostly from contact sports and blunt trauma – occur each year in the United States, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. And children account for one-third of those injuries.

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New Year, New Eyes: Make a Resolution to Keep Eyes Healthy in the New Year

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Many people center their New Year’s resolutions around eating healthier and losing weight, giving up easily when they don’t see immediate results. This year, we suggest making a simple resolution to keep your eyes healthy. 

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Gainesville Eye Associates Sponsors Chamber’s HealthSmart

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Gainesville Eye Associates is a platinum sponsor for the Greater Hall Chamber's 8th Annual HealthSmart Interactive Wellness Expo on October 8 at the Gainesville Civic ... . . . read more

Protect Your Eyes While Participating in Water Sports

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It’s that time of year when we’re all spending a lot of time in the pool, lake or ocean. It’s important to protect your eyes when participating in water ... . . . read more

People with light-colored eyes more susceptible to UV rays

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People with light-colored eyes have much less melanin, which is a pigment that helps protect your eyes from ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) rays. That makes it ... . . . read more

Gainesville Eye Associates Is First Practice in Georgia With Image-Guided System for Laser Cataract Surgery

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Today, Gainesville Eye Associates became the first practice in Georgia to use the Verion image-guided system to perform bladeless laser cataract surgeries. The Verion ... . . . read more

Halloween Eyewear

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It’s almost Halloween, so we just thought we’d share a few of our favorite Halloween costumes (that include glasses of course)! . . . read more