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Digital Screen Protection: Blue Light Lenses

November 19, 2020

As the pandemic persists, more people are resorting to home-based online work or study. This means spending more time in front of your computer and other digital gadgets. The American Optometric Association recognizes the increasing number of digital eye strain cases. Digital eye strain is the optical discomfort you get from working on your devices for at least two hours. Blue light causes it. To reduce the effects of blue light, experts recommend using blue light lenses. If you want to understand what blue light lenses are, here’s what you should know.


Candidates for Myopia Management

October 7, 2020

Myopia is one of the leading reasons for people to wear prescription glasses or contact lenses, which can successfully be used to alter the angle of refraction so that the light reaches the retina. So, if treatment is available, why is myopia management important?


Dry Eye Treatment Options

October 7, 2020

Dry eyes are a condition that is characterized by symptoms such as dry, uncomfortable eyes that can become so serious that they affect the patient’s quality of life. Our eyes are usually coated in a thin layer of tear film – a substance that is a combination of oils, mucus, antibodies, proteins, and water. This tear film protects our eyes from harmful microorganisms and keeps them comfortable. When tear film production is compromised in any way, it can lead to dry eyes. 


Specialty Contact Lenses

August 31, 2020

Are you having trouble fitting standard contact lenses?


Eye Associates of New York has Reopened!

May 28th, 2020

We are pleased to announce our office is now open for both routine and medical eye care in person.


Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

May 1st, 2020

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.


COVID-19 UPDATE #2

Mar 18th, 2020

Our office is currently on Reduced Services


COVID-19 UPDATE #1

Mar 12th, 2020

Important information regarding COVID-19.


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