What Causes Double Vision?

What Causes Double Vision? Double vision can cause serious problems in your life and should be treated as soon as possible. There are several different causes of double vision, and we want you to be fully aware of all of them. Cornea Problems: Problems in the cornea often cause double vision because the affected eye…

Polarized Sunglasses: How They Reduce Glare

Polarized Sunglasses: How They Reduce Glare Polarized sunglasses have been popular for years with boaters and fishermen who need to reduce reflected glare from the water surrounding them. Polarized lenses can also be used to reduce glare from long, flat surfaces such as the hood of a car or the road’s surface. They can be…

I didn’t think I needed glasses!!

Honestly, the title says it all here.  I was more than 30 years old and had successfully graduated from optometry school before I realized I would benefit from prescription glasses (and I had tons of overly thorough eye exams while I was in school!).  I took a few minutes on a slow day in the…

Colors: Part IV

This will be the final blog entry in our ‘colors’ series from Boston Mountain Eye Care.  After this we will be writing about anything and everything.  I am thinking a piece on blue light and its effect on the eye is appropriate next.  If you have any questions for the optometrist you would like answered…

Colors: Part III

Happy spring break, everyone!  Hope everyone is out having a blast & living it up in the sun while poor old Dr. Ben is stuck in the office.  Just writing blogs and working on his taxes … sigh.  Kidding.  I love coming to work!   I am a bit envious of all of my fantastic employees…