Everything old is new again. Or at least everything old has been improved upon, at least where contact lenses are concerned. Nowhere is this more true than with hard, or gas permeable (or “GP” for short) lenses. Some doctors use the term “RGP” for “rigid gas permeable” lenses, but who has time for that? Pull […]

Specialty Contact Lenses

Specialty Contact Lenses – Vol. 2: RGP “Hard” Lenses.

Everything old is new again. Or at least everything old has been improved upon, at least where contact lenses are concerned. Nowhere is this more true than with hard, or gas permeable (or “GP” for short) lenses. Some doctors use the term “RGP” for “rigid gas permeable” lenses, but who has time for that? Pull […]

Specialty Contact Lenses

Specialty Contact Lenses – Vol. 2: RGP “Hard” Lenses.

“Life is short. Get the glasses”. Few fashion accessories are as transformative as eyeglasses. The right pair can make everything come together. And usually the right pair can be found with the unquestionable style of Prada. Here are just a few of our favorite Prada styles available: Want to see which Prada styles work best […]

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Prada at The Eye Shop

“Life is short. Get the glasses”. Few fashion accessories are as transformative as eyeglasses. The right pair can make everything come together. And usually the right pair can be found with the unquestionable style of Prada. Here are just a few of our favorite Prada styles available: Want to see which Prada styles work best […]

Designers

Prada at The Eye Shop

Have you ever been told you aren’t a great candidate for contacts? Too much astigmatism? Too high of a prescription? Need cheaters for near work? Irregular cornea? Would it surprise you to learn that that good options exist for each of these cases? This series of blog posts will be focused on different specialty contact […]

Specialty Contact Lenses

Specialty Contact Lenses – Vol 1: Extended Range

Have you ever been told you aren’t a great candidate for contacts? Too much astigmatism? Too high of a prescription? Need cheaters for near work? Irregular cornea? Would it surprise you to learn that that good options exist for each of these cases? This series of blog posts will be focused on different specialty contact […]

Specialty Contact Lenses

Specialty Contact Lenses – Vol 1: Extended Range

For some, glasses are a means to an end. Pure function. For the rest of us, however, glasses are a celebration of function meeting form. If you’re going to need vision correction you may as well look your best doing it. And that’s where Tiffany & Co. and The Eye Shop can help you shine. […]

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Tiffany & Co. at The Eye Shop

For some, glasses are a means to an end. Pure function. For the rest of us, however, glasses are a celebration of function meeting form. If you’re going to need vision correction you may as well look your best doing it. And that’s where Tiffany & Co. and The Eye Shop can help you shine. […]

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Tiffany & Co. at The Eye Shop

One of the first things we ask our dry eye patients is what drops they use, if any, to treat their dry eyes. The next question is “why that drop?”. Not surprisingly, many people don’t know why they use a particular drop. Maybe it was a sample their previous doctor gave them, maybe they just […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Eye Care Aisle Overkill

One of the first things we ask our dry eye patients is what drops they use, if any, to treat their dry eyes. The next question is “why that drop?”. Not surprisingly, many people don’t know why they use a particular drop. Maybe it was a sample their previous doctor gave them, maybe they just […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Eye Care Aisle Overkill

When I was a kid I would help my dad in the yard. It was good work and I usually enjoyed it. Unless it was 6 or 7 AM on a Saturday. But even that you get over pretty quick. But when I was really little I’m sure it was more work to actually have […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Watery Eyes = Dry Eyes? Actually, yes.

When I was a kid I would help my dad in the yard. It was good work and I usually enjoyed it. Unless it was 6 or 7 AM on a Saturday. But even that you get over pretty quick. But when I was really little I’m sure it was more work to actually have […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Watery Eyes = Dry Eyes? Actually, yes.

Looking for another way to make your eyes comfortable without breaking the bank? a critical first step is to perform warm compress twice daily. You can start today with materials you may already have. If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you’ve seen us discuss meibomian glands. They’re oil glands on our lids that […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Warm Compress, Lid Massage, & Lid Hygiene

Looking for another way to make your eyes comfortable without breaking the bank? a critical first step is to perform warm compress twice daily. You can start today with materials you may already have. If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram, you’ve seen us discuss meibomian glands. They’re oil glands on our lids that […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Warm Compress, Lid Massage, & Lid Hygiene

If you’ve been in Arizona for any appreciable period of time, dry eye disease needs no introduction. The dry feeling, grittiness, burning, sensitivity to light, and feeling that something is constantly in your eye can be relentless. And though we here at The Dry Eye Institute of Arizona have state of the art treatments and […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Three No-Cost Dry Eye Treatments You Can Start Today.

If you’ve been in Arizona for any appreciable period of time, dry eye disease needs no introduction. The dry feeling, grittiness, burning, sensitivity to light, and feeling that something is constantly in your eye can be relentless. And though we here at The Dry Eye Institute of Arizona have state of the art treatments and […]

Dry Eye Institute of Arizona

Three No-Cost Dry Eye Treatments You Can Start Today.