Aug 02, 2017
As children get ready to go back to school, parents are going through their checklists to make sure everything is taken care of so their children are fully prepared for school. However, most checklists are missing something that could make the difference between success and failure. Watch this video to...
Jun 28, 2017
Daily disposable contact lenses are the safest, healthiest way to wear contacts, and they just got more affordable. Ask us for a free week of lenses to try...
Jan 09, 2017
Because a great year begins with the perfect pair. VSP Vision Care members get an Extra $40 to spend when selecting a Cole Haan frame. We are constantly updating our inventory to bring you the latest styles, and VSP members can take advantage of these special incentives. Check with us...
Nov 23, 2016
Dior eyewear combines vintage style and couture trimming to create glamorous eyewear. Dior Glasses pay attention to detail with embellished ornamentation, creating lavish designs and rich colors. Their styles define elegance and accentuate all face shapes. This luxurious brand is ready for you to experience, stop in and try on...
Sep 26, 2016
If you spend hours a day looking at a computer, read this to learn what you can do to make your vision more comfortable https://essilorusa.com/content/essilor-usa/en/newsroom/news/why-you-need-to-protect-your-eyes-from-all-that-screen-time.html...
Jun 06, 2016
Stop in to see this exclusive brand of high fashion eyewear featuring everyday and sunglass styles. Extreme attention to color, detail, and lens treatments make these bold styles perfect for making a fashion statement....
May 16, 2016
According to a new survey released by VSP® Vision Care, the average American teenager has spent one-third of their entire life looking at a digital device that emits high-energy blue light. Yet, the majority of parents are unaware of blue light and its impact on vision. How much time does...
Jun 22, 2015
Scientists at Bausch + Lomb have designed a lens with optimal physical properties for comfort, health, and vision and they are now available. We have lenses available for you to try so that you can compare their comfort with your current lenses. Now you can order these contacts and receive upto $120 in rebates for purchases from July 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015. Ask us about this special offer from Bausch + Lomb
Jan 28, 2015
Millennial's spend a good part of their day using technology, both professionally and socially which is causing a new type of vision problem called Digital Eyestrain. We live in a digital era and all that technology can cause eyestrain. What to do? There are lenses made specifically to deal with digital eyestrain, providing all day relief from our digital lives.
Jul 21, 2014
One of the world's most known luxury Italian brands is now available in Salem, Ohio
Jan 29, 2014
Leave it to Nike to redefine sports eyewear for your patients. Nike eyewear is trusted by the best athletes in the world.
Dec 30, 2013
A new daily contact lens is now available which promises to be the most comforatable lens you have ever worn! If you love wearing contacts, but end of day dryness is a problem, this lens is for you.
Sep 27, 2013
Air Optix Aqua is a new brand of bifocal contact lenses designed to give you better overall vision for far away and close up.
May 30, 2013
We now carry RayBan brand of sunglasses. Drop in to try on these retro styles that never go out of style!
Sep 19, 2012
Fall is here and with the earlier sunsets, those whose commute home from work take them in the western direction have noticed that the sun can be blinding at that time of the day.
Apr 04, 2012
Dr. Abraham and Linda, Optician represented the Salem Eyecare Center at this yearly event with a sampling of Sunglasses from our Sunglass gallery
Mar 19, 2012
New training techniques added to our vision therapy program to give our patients a better experience.
Mar 12, 2012
Spring is not welcomed with open arms by seasonal allergy sufferers!
Jan 27, 2012
If you are a contact lens wearer and you are having to use readers to help you see up close, new bifocal contact lens designs are available to help you see well at all distances, without the need for reading glasses. These new designs provide a smooth transition between far...
Aug 31, 2011
If you have ever gotten sunscreen in your eyes, you know firsthand just how excruciating it can be. In fact, someone who has experienced a severe case may compare it to mace or pepper spray. It can be a while before the victim can open his eyes, particularly in the...
Aug 20, 2011
Many aren't aware that cataracts are the primary culprit for vision loss amongst people over the age of 54. In reality, over half of senior citizens have some degree of cataracts. What are cataracts? A cataract is when the lens becomes clouded. The clouding inhibits the transmission of light necessary...
Aug 10, 2011
It's that time of year again, when the days begin to get shorter, the weather slightly more bearable, and kids across the country return to school. It's also the time to examine your children's vision . Proper eyesight is key to the learning processes and accomplishments in the classroom. There...
Jul 28, 2011
No teen wants to be seen wearing something that makes them different, and in the case of a lot of teens, eyeglasses often feel that way. The mere thought of ''four eyes'' can send a teen panicking. In comparison with glasses, kids and teenagers who use lenses report a significant...
Jul 24, 2011
There are a variety of types of eye injuries that can take place, with varying degrees of severity. Some may necessitate emergency treatment and immediate care by an eye doctor, while others can be taken care of at home. Follow this guide to typical eye injuries, to decide your next...
Jul 14, 2011
When we have healthy eyes, we may miss the importance of taking preventative action such as an optical examination. Nevertheless, timely detection of any eye or vision problems is necessary to keeping your eyes healthy. And all it requires is a yearly eye exam. Many optical problems don't have any...
Jun 30, 2011
It’s official - summer has arrived and it’s time to ensure you keep your eyes protected from summertime hazards. Here are some pointers on keeping safe in the sun: Only wear sunglasses that offer 100% protection from UV rays. If your sunglasses don’t protect against 100% of UV rays, they...
Jun 15, 2011
Research shows that eye injuries account for 40,000 trips to the emergency room annually. This is one eye injury every 780 seconds! Eye Care professionals report that the vast majority of those accidents could be easily prevented by wearing proper eye protection. More often than not injuries happen when adults...
May 31, 2011
We have all been told that carrots improve your vision, but is it really true? Eye doctors will tell you that regardless of how many carrots you eat, they can't prevent you from needing eye glasses. However, they do contain substantial quantities of beta-carotene, a vitamin that is...
May 10, 2011
By now, most Americans are familiar with the hazards of Ultraviolet (UV) rays to your skin, (particularly sunburn and skin cancer) and the importance of using UV blocking sunscreen and avoiding direct contact with the sun during outdoor activities. What is less known is that ultraviolet rays and other...
May 05, 2011
Many find it fairly confusing navigating the contact lens care aisle of some drug stores. Nevertheless as daunting as this can be, it's essential to understand proper contact lens care. Failure to properly tend to your contact lenses can lead to a variety of eye problems including some that...
Apr 07, 2011
While you may be more accustomed to soft contact lenses, another less familiar kind of contact lens materials exists: gas permeable (GP) lenses, also known as oxygen permeable lenses. In truth, GP lenses are a newer technology than soft lenses, and they are longer-lasting, can be more effective in...
Mar 24, 2011
If you are experiencing red eyes, itchy eyes or watery eyes you may be suffering from spring eye allergies. For some, March begins eye allergy time, which means uncomfortable symptoms such as itchy eyes, watery eyes or stinging, red eyes. Spring eye allergies are largely due to an influx of...
Mar 10, 2011
Dr. Lippiatt and Dr. Abraham attend area events
Mar 09, 2011
Though many people are used to shopping for more and more products online, eyeglasses are an item that you are better off purchasing in person. Here's why. Although you may find reduced rates on the Internet, the benefits of purchasing glasses at an optician far exceed the ''deals'' you might...
Feb 22, 2011
Even though you may refer to winter as the rainy season due to the precipitation, the atmosphere is really more dry in the winter, causing your eyes to be more sensitive. Our eye care staff is here to help you find the most effective options to keep your eyes moisturized...
Feb 10, 2011
This month is dedicated to creating awareness of macular degeneration (AMD) and low vision. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the number one cause of blindness for individuals age 65 and over. Macular degeneration is one of the causes of low vision, a term eye doctors use to describe substantial vision...
Jan 26, 2011
In order to spread the word about the ''silent blinding diseases,'' January has been named National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is the second leading source of blindness, responsible for 9%-12% of all cases of complete vision loss in the United States and effecting nearly 70 million people around the world....
Jan 10, 2011
You read it correctly. Sunglasses aren't only a vital accessory in the summer. Although most of us are aware of the damage the sun poses to our eyes in the summer, we don't all recognize that we need to take extra care in the wintertime as well. Actually, those ultraviolet...
Oct 13, 2010
Bebe is debuting its eyewear collection this fall and the Salem Eyecare Center is proud to showcase this new, exciting, designer line of eyewear and sunglasses. Bebe's signature look of hip, sophisticated fashion includes a mix of crystals, studs, lace, and animal print detail. Imagine creating a new look for fall by including a new, fashionable frame to enhance your style.
Aug 04, 2010
According to Governor Strickland:
This proclaimation "serves to educate parents, teachers, and the general public about the importance of vision and proper eye care to the success of each child; and..."
Jul 19, 2010
We have been bombarded this summer with the release of blockbuster movies in 3D. The option to put on a pair of special glasses to watch a movie in 3D has been a great experience for most people. Feeling like you are "right in the action" can be an exciting...
Jun 04, 2010
Eyes of Faith is committed to delivering hope to children who have only known dispair, and they are determined to make a difference in children's lives around the world. They are working together with charities such as World Vision to reach these children. You too can be a part of...
Jun 04, 2010
Coming Soon, Mid-June 2010
Mar 29, 2010
As the weather improves, more kids are outdoors engaging in physical activity, either on their own or as part of a school sports program. Contact lenses not only improve their vision while they are being active, but they also improve how they see themselves.
Jan 13, 2010
A study by the National Institute of Health has found that age-related macular degeneration is a nutrition responsive disorder. The amount of certain nutrients you eat will effect the health of your eyes. LUTEIN, ZEAXANTHIN, VITAMIN C and E, COPPER, and OMEGA FATTY ACIDS are necessary for good overall eye...
Nov 09, 2009
According to the American Optometric Association, "Diabetic retinopathy, a diabetes-related eye disease, is the leading cause of new cases of blindness among adults 20-74 years old. Other vision problems caused by diabetes include: vision changes, glaucoma, and cataracts."
Oct 02, 2009
It's BACK TO SCHOOL time and Dr. Abraham is busy at area schools performing SCHOOL VISION SCREENINGS. You should be hearing from your child's school shortly on the results of their screening. If a problem was noted, call our office and we will schedule your child for an evaluation to determine if a new vision correction in necessary.
Jun 08, 2009
SERIOUS ATHLETES AND WEEKEND WARRIORS ALL WANT TO PERFORM AT THEIR BEST...but did you know that if your vision is down even just a little, your sports performance can drop dramatically??? Try our PROFESSIONAL SPORTS VISION TESTER to see if you can improve your game!
Feb 21, 2009
Cyber-Imaging, our Virtual Frame Try On system, is HERE! Come in to our office, get your picture taken, and an e-mail will be sent to you. You will then be able to try on HUNDREDS of designer frames from the comfort of your home! You can show your friends, compare, and pick out the perfect one. Buy it, reserve it, or let us know you want it, and it can be on your face in under a week! Enjoy!
Jan 03, 2009
Learn about the Optos Retinal Exam