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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our Practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

Polarized Eyewear for Summer.

Everyone wants to drive safer, see more comfortably and protect the long term health of their eyes. What many don't know is the advantages that polarized eyewear can give when trying to accomplish these goals, and more. Polarized lenses aren't new. For many years now, polarized sunglasses have been a...

Eye Allergies: What They Are and How To Treat Them

Having allergies can mean more than the sniffling and sneezing that most people associate with it. It's Red, swollen, itchy eyes may also be a significant sign of allergies that can come whether you are sneezing uncontrollably or not.

10 Eye Healthy Foods to Eat this Year

The New Year is coming and many people include healthier eating and exercise in their resolutions for the year ahead. Well other than weight loss and overall health and disease-prevention, a healthy diet and regular exercise can protect your eyes and your vision. In particular, there are certain vitamins and...

Inside a Life With Color Vision Deficiency

What’s it like to be color blind? Contrary to what the name implies, color blindness usually does not actually mean that you don’t see any color, but rather that you have difficulty perceiving or distinguishing between certain colors. This is why many prefer the term color vision deficiency or CVD...

Light Sensitivity

Are Your Eyes Sensitive to Light? Light sensitivity, also known as photophobia, is a condition in which bright light – either natural sunlight or artificial light –  can cause significant discomfort, pain and intolerance. People that experience light sensitivity will find themselves needing to close their eyes or squint when...

Sear’s Optical is now closed.

ATTENTION: To all my valued patients in Sarasota, Sears Optical is closed. I have moved to Sam's Club, Sarasota. Your records are also now conveniently located at  Sam's Club, Sarasota. Please call for an appointment - 941-341-0737 or 941-921-0002. Sam's Club Membership not required for the optical....

Make this school year A+

Everything you need to make this school year an A+.

Joy of Sight

Joy of Sight is with you in your fight against Age-related Macular Degeneration. Become a member today and receive valuable coupons, expert advice, and tips to help you manage AMD.

Sarasota Herald Readers Choice Winner – Best Optical!

The winners are in!  We were voted best optical in Sarasota! Read more......

See What You’re Missing Up Close With The Latest Daily Multifocal Contact Lenses!

If you are having difficulty seeing in dim light and small print is getting tougher to make out you may be a good candidate to try one of the new multi focal (bifocal) soft daily disposable contact lenses.

New Bausch and Lomb Contact Lenses

Bausch and Lomb 30 day disposable contact lens available called Ultra, with MoistureSeal technology.

Introducing Ciba Air Optix Color contact lenses, the first color silicone hydrogel contact lens setting a new standard.

We now have the brand new Air Optix Color soft disposable contacts to change the color of your eyes. Air Optix Colors contact lenses are made with a unique surface technology that provides consistent comfort throughout the day. These contacts have a smooth surface technology which creates a protective layer...

PureVision 2 for Presbyopia by Bausch & Lomb is now available!

We now carry the very newest multifocal (Bifocal) disposable contact lens for patients over 40 having trouble seeing clear up close, which is PureVision 2 for Presbyopia by Bausch & Lomb. This is a new multifocal contact lens that provides a clear view of the real world. It is designed...


BIOTRUE ONEday contact lens placed in the top 100 most technologically significant products of 2013 by R&D Magazine for its breakthrough bio- inspired attributes. The first daily disposable lens that combines three bio-inspired features-BIOTRUE ONEday contact lenses contain 78% water, the same water content as your cornea,and deliver the oxygen...

High Definition Progressive & Single Vision Lenses


Welcome to our New Website

Visit our new optometry website for information about our Practice.

Pink, Stinging Eyes?

It Could Be Pink Eye.