We’re Essential Services Only
We don’t want to overwhelm our health system! In order to flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19, our practice is currently ONLY seeing ocular emergencies and other essential visits. If you have an eye emergency or need to urgently order contacts or glasses, please call us! Please DO NOT simply “drop-in”.
Here’s a guide on how to adjust your glasses yourself.
As public health officials work around the clock to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, everyone else is trying their best to up their personal hygiene. Washing your hands for 20 seconds and not touching your face are two of the strongest recommendations the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has to prevent getting sick whether from COVID-19 (the disease caused by coronavirus), cold, or flu. Once you’re actively trying not to touch your face, though, you’ll probably catch yourself scratching at your temple or rubbing your eyes around 400 times a day. One expert has a simple suggestion to cut down on the face-touching: swap out your contacts for glasses. READ FULL ARTICLE