Sunglasses: Protect Your Peepers

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June brings with it, not only the first day of summer, but also National Sunglasses Day (6/27). In keeping with these two annual milestones, let’s chat about the importance of wearing sunglasses! Many people simply think of sunglasses as a summertime fashion accessory but don’t stop to consider the benefits […]

May is Healthy Vision Month

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What does that mean for you? It means that now is the time to schedule a comprehensive eye exam. While these are one of the exams we may often let fall by the wayside, they are extremely important to maintain our eye health. Comprehensive eye exams serve several purposes. During these exams, […]

Ocular Side Effects: Topamax, Antidepressants, Viagra, Plaquenil, Prednisone

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It’s well established that many common medications can cause eye and vision symptoms.  In this article we’ll be going through some of the ocular side effects of topamax, andidepressants, viagra, accutane, plaquenil, and prednisone.    It’s important that everyone taking these medications know the potential side effects.   Some symptoms may […]

spring allergies

A Breakdown of Ocular Allergies by Dr. Wang

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Are your eyes constantly red? Do people always ask you why you always look like you have been crying? Redness and puffiness around the eyes could be a sign of chronic allergic conjunctivitis associated with environmental allergies. A Chemical Chain Reaction An allergic reaction is an immune system response to […]

allergy season

Allergies Season is Here!

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Along with spring comes the dreaded spring time allergy season.  Spring marks the blooming of flowers, grasses, and other plants which all release pollen into the air. For many people, this means the start of red, itchy eyes. If you are one of the millions of Americans who experience some […]

Coastal Vision Outreach Project 2019

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Eyes may be our profession, but hearts are in focus at Coastal Vision.    Community outreach, as well as in-office pro bono eye care are fundamental aspects of our mission and purpose. Our Coastal Vision Cares Initiative has been in place now for 5 years.  During that time, we’ve been […]