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Why Does Bono Always Wear His Signature Shades?

Ever wonder why rock superstar Bono wears sunglasses, even when indoors? It's not due to his "look", but rather is related to managing his glaucoma.

7 Tips for Dealing with Eye Allergies

Allergies aren’t uncommon, with statistics reporting that more than one-third of all people experience the annoying symptoms. And as our eye doctor near you can attest, ocular allergies comprise a large number of allergic conditions.

What Causes Halos Around Lights?

Have you ever seen bright rings or “halos” around sources of light? Read on to learn what can cause halos and when they’re a reason to visit an eye doctor near you.

Who is the Ideal LASIK Candidate?

Most people who have worn eyeglasses or contact lenses for years dream about getting up in the morning and seeing clearly without eyewear. LASIK refractive eye surgery can make that dream come true! However, is LASIK right for you? There are pros and cons to every form of vision correction. Also, not everyone can get LASIK, and an important factor to weigh in making this decision is your eye doctor’s professional recommendation. At Salem Eyecare Center, we meet with patients regularly to discuss their candidacy for LASIK.

What You Should Know About Eye Herpes

Eye herpes can cause several uncomfortable symptoms and recurring flare-ups. In extreme cases, it can lead to blindness. Discover how your eye doctor can help.

3 Eye Exercises To Relieve Eye Strain

It is important to take a break from digital devices to allow our eyes to rest and prevent eye strain.To reduce eye strain, try these 3 exercises.

Are You Susceptible To Vision Loss?

Many factors contribute to vision loss, some of which may even be relevant to you. Read on to learn what puts a person at risk of developing sight-threatening eye diseases, and discover what an eye doctor can do to help.

How Sleep Apnea Affects The Eyes

Sleep apnea is associated with high blood pressure and heart failure; it also causes eye-related issues. Find out how your eye condition may be linked to sleep apnea.

3 Benefits of Anti-Glare Coating

Glare is that annoying bright light that causes you to squint. It also can cause eye strain when using your computer. Luckily, anti-glare coated glasses offer many benefits, such as reduced glare, allowing you to see and feel better.

What You Should Know About Night Blindness

Night blindness is not an eye disease. It’s a symptom of several conditions that can range from mild to severe. Learn more about night blindness and discover ways we can help.

Are Contact Lenses Safe For Young Children?

It may surprise you to learn that contact lenses can be safely worn by children aged 8 and over. Read on to learn more about contact lenses for the younger demographic.

6 Common Myths About Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases causing damage to the optic nerve that can lead to vision loss or blindness. While there is a lot of information out there on glaucoma, there are also many misconceptions. Read on to learn to discover the REAL facts.

The Importance of Eye Exams for Contact Lenses

Contact lenses that don’t fit properly can cause discomfort and even eye damage. During a contact lens exam, your eye doctor will perform various tests to ensure you get the right prescription and the proper fit.

8 Ways Your Eyes Change With Age

The older one gets, the more the eye changes and the higher the risk of developing sight-threatening conditions. Learn about why middle-aged people need reading glasses and when to visit the eye doctor.

Protect Your Eyes From Vision Loss: Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetic retinopathy is a potentially sight-threatening condition caused by high blood sugar levels in diabetics. Fortunately, your eye doctor can advise on how to manage and reduce the risk of developing it.

New To Contact Lenses? Here Are Our Top 5 Tips!

If you or your child is new to wearing contact lenses, read our Top 5 Tips to make the adjustment easier.

5 Reasons To Wear Sunglasses In The Fall

Sunglasses aren’t just for summer. Why not, you ask? Read on to find out why sunglasses are just as much “fall wear” as jackets are.

The Best Foods for Your Eyes

Consuming certain vitamins and nutrients can support your eye health and potentially ward off serious eye diseases and conditions. Read on to find out more!

How Can My Child’s Myopia Be Corrected?

Myopia or nearsightedness is most commonly corrected with prescription glasses or contact lenses. As children grow, their prescription often gets stronger, what we call “progressive myopia”. Our eye doctors can help.

Are Floaters and Flashes Dangerous?

Eye floaters are usually normal. But what causes them and when do they indicate a serious eye problem that needs emergency eye care?

Tips to Relax Your Eyes

Driving long distances, prolonged screen time and even reading can cause eye strain symptoms like headaches and blurry vision. Here are some eye exercises that can help you relax your eyes and find relief.

How Long Does It Take to Get Used to New Glasses?

Adjusting to new eyeglasses can take time, but persistent visual or eyestrain symptoms that accompany your new eyewear could warrant a call to your optometrist.

How To Prevent “Mask Fog” on Your Glasses

If you wear glasses and a face mask, you’ve probably struggled with “mask fog.”  Your lenses get all misty, requiring you to wipe your eyewear throughout the day. Below are a few strategies to help you prevent your eyeglasses from fogging up when wearing a mask. But First, Why Do...

Why You Regularly Need to Replace Your Sunglasses

To get maximal eye protection from your sunglasses, consider replacing them every two years, according to a study conducted in Brazil. Over time, protective UV coatings become less effective.

6 Signs You May Need Glasses

Many people don't realize they have a vision problem. Perhaps they've gone years without glasses and haven't noticed the gradual change in their vision. Or they’ve noticed a change, but put off a visit to an eye doctor. Regardless of whether you’re experiencing problems, make an appointment with Dr. Lippiatt...

Don’t Do These 11 Things If You Wear Daily Disposable Contacts!

Countless people around the world wear daily disposable contact lenses or dailies. These popular single-use lenses are removed and discarded at the end of each day, and a new, fresh pair is inserted the next morning. Used properly, dailies promote eye health, and they’re comfortable and convenient.   Despite the...

Why You Should Avoid Online Eye Tests

An online eye exam is an automated and interactive vision test that claims to measure mainly visual acuity. It may seem like a convenient way to evaluate your vision or get an eyeglass or contact lens prescription, as these tests can be administered using your computer, tablet, or smartphone from...

What Will Optometry Practices Look Like Post-COVID?

COVID-19’s rapid sweep across the country has forced optical practices to make rapid clinical management decisions. Some optometrists temporarily shuttered their businesses due to the pandemic, while others began to offer emergency appointment services and telehealth.  As mandatory restrictions begin to lift in many locations, optometrists are beginning to open...

Why You Shouldn’t Visit the ER for Eye Emergencies During COVID-19

During the COVID-19 outbreak, we have been going above and beyond to ensure that people are receiving emergency eye care. If you're having an eye emergency call your Salem optometrist first.

What Services Can I Get Using Tele-Optometry?

Tele-optometry is a branch of telemedicine that can cover a wide range of problems and treatments related to vision and ocular health. Tele-medicine delivers medical care through digital medical equipment and telecommunications technology, such as online videos accessible through smart phones and tablets. This allows patients to easily receive screenings,...

COVID-19: Protect Your Eyes From Too Much Screen Time

You and your children are likely spending more time on mobile devices and computer screens than ever before. Too much time spent staring at screens can cause computer vision syndrome, or digital eye strain, in certain people. While not serious, this condition can be very uncomfortable, potentially causing: Headaches Eyestrain...

How to Disinfect Glasses to Help Prevent COVID-19

Coronavirus and Your Eyeglasses Did you know that our glasses (this includes the lenses and the frame) can potentially transfer viruses, such as COVID-19, to our eyes, nose, and mouth? This is because viruses — as well as bacteria —  are easily transferred from our surroundings to our hands and...

Coronavirus and Your Eyes – What You Should Know

As coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads around the world, health professionals are demanding that people limit their personal risk of contracting the virus by thoroughly washing their hands, practicing social distancing, and not touching their nose, mouth, or eyes. In fact, it may surprise you to learn that the eyes play an...

Visiting Your Optometrist During COVID-19

Is your eye doctor's appointment coming up? Are you worried about going to the eye clinic during the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Rest assured, keeping our patients and staff are safe is our top priority.  We anticipate that this outbreak will continue for a while, and do not want our...

8 Ways to Protect Your Eyes at the Office

Everyone seems to be staring at a screen these days, whether their computer, their smartphone or another digital device. The stress it puts on your eyes can cause a condition called "digital eye strain" (DES) or "computer vision syndrome" (CVS). Symptoms include eye fatigue, dry eyes, blurred vision, headaches, neck...

Does Obesity Impact Eye Health?

Nation-wide awareness about the vast dangers of obesity is at an all-time high, with TV shows like “The Biggest Loser” and health initiatives such as Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign shining a spotlight on the importance of fitness and good nutrition. However, despite the public’s knowledge of obesity’s effects on...

Sunburned Eyes? Beware of Snow Blindness!

Playing outside in a snowy winter wonderland can be magical. Under clear skies in the sunshine, the soft white landscape becomes just about irresistible, whether at home or travelling on a winter-weather get-away.  Before you let your children run outside to build the most adorable snowman or fling themselves onto...

3 Ways Diabetes Can Affect Your Vision and Eyes

Did you know that people with diabetes are 20 times more likely to get eye diseases than those without it? There are three major eye conditions that diabetics are at risk for developing: cataracts, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy. To prevent these sight-threatening diseases, it's important to control your blood sugar...

EYEZEN LENSES, Designed for Your Lifestyle

An evolutionary lens designed for today's lifestyle is here.  The design includes defense against digital eyestrain and visual fatigue, which are two of the most common complaints of this decade.

Your Eyes Are the Windows to Your Health

Your eyes aren't just the windows to your soul — they can also reveal valuable information about your general health beyond whether you need glasses, including: diabetes, heart disease, and even cancer. It is not unusual for people to come in for an eye exam just to check their eyesight...

How Smoking Impacts Vision

Smoking harms nearly every system in your body — including your eyes.  Though we are all aware of the health effects associated with smoking, such as lung cancer, heart disease, and bad teeth, few know about the negative impact it can have on our vision.  Smoking and Eye Disease  Smoking,...

Here’s Why Hydrogen Peroxide is an Excellent Contact Lens Solution

Once you and your doctor have decided on the type of contact lenses you'll need, it's time to choose the most suitable contact lens solution for your eyes and contacts.  There exist 2 different types of solution for contact lenses: Multipurpose and Hydrogen Peroxide-based. While both remove debris and build-up,...

Smart Hygiene Habits to Care for Your Contact Lenses

Swimming in a pool with your contacts on or topping off your solution may seem harmless, but they could compromise your contact lenses and your vision. Below are daily habits to adopt for optimal contact lens care: Wash Your Hands Regularly Whether you use daily or monthly contact lenses, make...

How to Keep Glasses from Getting Foggy

Whether you live in a cold climate or have visited one in the winter, you have probably seen someone who just walked in from the cold outdoors sporting glasses that are no longer transparent, or perhaps you’ve experienced it yourself. Why Do Glasses Fog Up? There are several factors that...

12 Tips for Optimal Eye Health

Good Eye Care Habits & Hygiene By practicing good eye care habits and hygiene, you can prevent many vision problems from occurring. Eye problems and the risks associated with vision loss only grow as you age. By neglecting eye care, you place yourself at a higher risk of suffering from...

Wearing Colored Contact Lenses This Halloween? Beware and Take Care!

Countless adults, teens and even children will be wearing colored contact lenses this Halloween, but few are aware of the risks involved. Ever wondered what those cat-eye contacts are doing to your eyes? If you got them without a prescription, beware of health complications. Enjoy a safe and happy Halloween...

Sports-Related Eye Injuries

September Is Sports Eye Safety Month! Ocular sports trauma is among the leading causes of permanent vision loss in North America. Tens of thousands of people get treated for sports-related eye injuries a year, with the most common injuries occurring during water sports and basketball. Infections, corneal abrasions, eye socket...

Summer Heat Wave and Your Eyes

This summer, heat waves with scorching temperatures have hit communities nationwide, making an already hot summer even hotter. With high temps and heat waves in certain areas, it’s now more important than ever to protect yourself. For best practices and tips for maintaining healthy vision in the summer heat, talk...

May is Healthy Vision Month

May is time to think about how you can protect your eyes so you will have healthy vision in your future. Everyday protection is easy with quality sunglasses that block the sun's UV light! Wear sunglasses - even on cloudy days! Choose sunglasses that block at least 99 percent of...

Adventure Kids Club combats blue light exposure and digital eyestrain

Blue light exposure is a part of our daily life, from computer screens, cell phones, and the biggest emitter, the sun! Never before has exposure been so widespread. Blue light is responsible for several eye health problems, including digital eyestrain, cataracts,and macular degeneration. Exposure to the sunlight is greatest in...

Digital Eyestrain and Blue Light Exposure….What is Your Screen Time?

How many hours a day are you exposed to blue light? Think about your exposure from sunlight, computer screens, cell phones, TV's, and video games. It adds up quick! The amount of technology screens we view each day has caused a new entity in eye ailments called Digital Eyestrain. Symptoms...

Complimentary “In office Try On” of Eyes of Faith Eyewear

The Salem Eyecare Center is an authorized "See and Select Center" for Eyes of Faith eyewear. Use this link Choose up to 3 frames from the Eyes of Faith website, and have them shipped to our office at no cost!!! This feature allows you to use the virtual try...

LaFont Eyewear is Back!!

Excitement is all thru the office for the return of our exclusive LaFont eyewear collection. Straight from Paris, with over ninety years of experience, we are happy to bring this superb Parisian brand to Salem Ohio! Hand-made and ultra-chic, they represent the most exclusive of optical collections in the industry....

August is National Vision and Learning Month

It is time to think about "Back to School" and that means more than new clothes and school supplies. School screenings are specific only to identify poor vision at a chalkboard distance. They are unable to identify vision disorders that affect near vision or binocular vision (using the two eyes...

Swarovski Eyewear Collection

We are excited to bring this new collection of eyewear to Salem Eyecare. Swarovski has grown to be the world’s leading producer of precision-cut crystal for fashion, and jewelry. Swarovski crystals have become an essential ingredient of international design, featuring precision-cut manufactured crystals and genuine gemstones. They adorn this eyewear...

The Fendi Collection has arrived!

We are thrilled to announce that our newly expanded Fendi collection is here. New styles include dress and sunglass varieties. Exciting shapes, colors and design are a hallmark of this collection. It is a sophisticated, luxury eyewear brand straight from Italy to you. They are created for a sophisticated, feminine...

Daily replacement contact lenses…. Are they for you?

Replacing your contacts daily allows for that fresh, new lens feeling and vision on a daily basis. Comfort can not be surpassed. Also, maybe you only want to wear contacts for special occasions or just for your favorite sport. Dailies give you that option. Traveling and can't carry all that solution with you on your carry on? No problem, just stick your supply in your bag and carry on. The daily lenses have been proven to be the healthiest way to wear contact lenses. So what ever your reason, now is the time to try the daily lenses and see if they are right for you!

Coco Song eyewear is here! Complete your style with unique, handmade embellishments to give you that one of a kind look!

Exclusive colors, handmade designs, artistic styling, need we say more? If you are looking for eyewear that will complement your own style, look no further! You will find details and designs to impress you and all your friends and make you feel unique and exclusive.

Visit Salem Eyecare Center on Facebook

Check us out on our Facebook page "Salem Eyecare Center" Like us and receive up to date information on special promotions and new services!  You can also download our new Vision App right from from our page to take advantage of many services right from your iPhone, iPad, or Android...

The most beautiful frames in the world!

Stop by to experience this exciting new line of eyewear. Be one of the first in this area to wear exclusive eyewear from this top designer featuring one of a kind frames you won't see on anyone else. Stand out in a crowd with this bold, yet feminine new line!

August is Vision & Learning Month…Get ready for Back to School with a comprehensive eye examination

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...

Biotrue One Day Contact lenses

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...

New Eyewear Collections for 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...

The Christian Dior Eyewear Collection is here

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...

Attention all techies

If you spend hours a day looking at a computer, read this to learn what you can do to make your vision more comfortable

Salem Eyecare Center is now an authorized dealer of the Fendi Collection of eyewear

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....

Blue Light Awareness

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...

Bausch + Lomb ULTRA Contact Lenses with MoistureSeal Technology

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

Digital Eyestrain

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.

Attention patients with VSP Insurance

The Salvatore Ferragamo eyewear collection has arrived!



Leave it to Nike to redefine sports eyewear for your patients. Nike eyewear is trusted by the best athletes in the world.

DAILIES TOTAL 1 “Performance Driven By Science”

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.

New Bifocal Contact lenses

Air Optix Aqua is a new brand of bifocal contact lenses designed to give you better overall vision for far away and close up.

RayBan Sunglasses

We now carry RayBan brand of sunglasses.  Drop in to try on these retro styles that never go out of style!

Fall is Here!!

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. 

Salem Eyecare Center and “Ladies Night Out” at the Salem Community Center

Dr. Abraham and Linda, Optician represented the Salem Eyecare Center at this yearly event with a sampling of Sunglasses from our Sunglass gallery


New training techniques added to our vision therapy program to give our patients a better experience.


Spring is not welcomed with open arms by seasonal allergy sufferers!

New Bifocal Contact Lenses: Crisp Clear Vision At All Distances

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...

Getting Sunblock Out of Your Eyes

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...

Cataracts Awareness Month: Have You Booked Your next Eye Exam in Salem, OH?

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...

Add Eye Exams to Your Back to School Schedule: Salem Kids’ Eye Exams

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...

Contacts Keep Teenagers Happy!

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...

Recognizing and Handling the Most Common Eye Injuries

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...

Why We All Need to Schedule a Comprehensive Eye Examination

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...

10 Quick Tips for Summer Eye Care

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...

Protective Glasses for Children

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...

The Facts About the Vision Benefits of Eating Carrots

    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...

Ultraviolet Awareness Month – Your Eyes and the Sun

  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...

A Guide to Proper Contact Lens Care

  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...

Rigid Lenses

  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...

Eye Allergy Season is Approaching – Are You Ready?

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...

Come See Us Around Town

Dr. Lippiatt and Dr. Abraham attend area events

Should You Buy Your Next Pair of Eyeglasses on the Internet?

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...

How to Avoid Dry Eyes This Cold Season

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...

This February Spread the Word About Age-related Macular Degeneration and Low Vision

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...

Help Spread the Word About Glaucoma

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....

Winter Eye Care Advice… It’s Time for Sunglasses

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...

Bebe EYEWEAR is now here in our Eyewear and Sunglass Gallery!!!

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. 



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..."


  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...

Eyes of Faith Eyewear now at Salem Eyecare Center

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...


Coming Soon, Mid-June 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.


 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...


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."


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. 


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!

Virtual Eyeglass Try-On is HERE!

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! 

Optos Retinal Exam

Learn about the Optos Retinal Exam