Eye News at A Glance

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We receive so much information- here at The Optical Vision Site- and in our striving to become your number one resource for all things optical, we have started this new weekly post, with all the eye, vision, optical people  in the news updates at a glance. (Well not all- it’s alot of information)

3 O’s In The News

Kevin Niksarli, MD of Manhattan Lasik Center Announces Successful

PR.com (press release) – Levittown,NY,USA-  by your eyecare practitioner, filled at the optical store. There are also contact lenses available for presbyopia, called multifocal contact lenses. .

Indicted eye doctor, wife found dead at his office The Associated Press

and eye surgeon with offices in Elkhart, South Bend and Mishawaka, and his wife on charges of health care fraud, wire fraud and criminal conspiracy.

Jury awards millions to eye doctor KOB.com – Albuquerque,NM,USA

An Albuquerque optometrist was awarded millions by a jury who found a national corporation tried to steal his patients. The fight started at the Eyeglass

Specsavers surprise for Barnstaple customer North Devon Gazette & Advertiser – Barnstaple,England,UK

A special thanks was also given to optician Geraldine Addison, 35, who after 12 years of service is the longest standing member of the team. ..

Blindfold Nicole’s £500 for the RNIB Essex Echo – Basildon,Essex,UK

AN optician spent a day wearing a blindfold to raise awareness and cash for the Royal National Institute of Blind People. Nicole Faulks, 23, of Eastwood

Chicago Cornea Blog – Optometrist, Ophthalmologist By repstein

Board-certified ophthalmologists Randy Epstein, Richard Dennis, and Parag Majmudar are just three of the talented and highly-trained doctors at Chicago Cornea Consultants Each ophthalmologist and optometrist at Chicago Cornea

Patients saw doctor as friend Gaston Gazette – Gastonia,NC,USA

Family and friends celebrated the Gastonia optometrist’s life and legacy during a Tuesday afternoon memorial service. Holland, 54, died in a Friday evening

Seal Beach Daily » Crocs for Kenya: Helping one pair at a time By donna

Rossmoor optometrist Lori Sakamoto and her daughter Rachel, a student at Los Alamitos High, are making their third trip to Kenya this summer to help at rural medical clinics near Kitale. They also are collecting donations of new and …

Armed with eyeglasses, local optician makes a difference in Mexico Burlington Times News – Burlington,NC,USA

After being selected by OneSight because of her past charitable work, Payne, a licensed optician in Burlington, made the trip to Sonora, Mexico,


Lutz optician is chosen for mission trip to Paraguay By lenschic

Lutz optician is chosen for mission trip to Paraguay. Sandy the Optician. Onesite, a Luxottica owned company has sent Sandy Salas is an optician, spending most of her time

FramesDirect.com Founder Inspired by American Idol Contestant’s By Richard Burckhardt

The Eye Zone – Eyeglasses, Sunglasses and Eyewear Blog of FramesDirect.com · Return to FramesDirect.com FramesDirect.com · Subscribe to The Eye Zone – Eyeglasses, Sunglasses and Eyewear Blog of FramesDirect.com Dr. Hodgson has contact Sophia’s Heart Foundation to inform them of the pending donation. As of June 12, 2009, sixty-two frames have been sold in the campaign. FramesDirect.com and DannyGokeyGear.com will continue to monitor sales and make their final donations


St. John’s becomes St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital affiliate Springfield Business Journal – Springfield,MO,USA St. John’s also announced Saturday that St. John’s Eye Specialists has created a Community Health Vision Fund, with a $500000 pledge to help raise funds for

Retail & Restaurant Rundown: New optician option in Utica, sports Utica Observer Dispatch – Utica,NY,USA Here’s what’s going on in the Mohawk Valley: UTICA — Michael H. Semeraro, the New York State licensed optician of Focal Point Optical has moved to 6 Lyon

Mold optician holding charity tea party Evening Leader – Wrexham,Wales,UK

Specsavers on High Street is inviting everyone to its yellow-themed tea party on Saturday, June 27. Staff will be baking yellow cakes and biscuits to serve

Pince-Nez Renaissance: An Optician in Chicago for Pince-Nez By Alan

The other day the Renaissance received an email from an optician in Chicago who enjoys working with pince-nez and other vintage frames. If you are in the Chicago area, you will definitely want to check out Labrabbit Optics for relensing

Eye Health

FDA: Ensuring Safe Use of Contact Lens Solutions FDA.gov – USA

This week the FDA alerted consumers to important information about the labeling and directions for use of contact lens care products.

Top 7 Tips to Treat Eye Conditions Using Vision Therapy | Improve … By admin

They often have learning-related vision problems, and vision therapy can help them – if they are diagnosed and treated by a behavioural optometrist. Unfortunately, many are not. In a study, with three children, two age eight and one ten


Survey reveals impact of allergy on CL wear Optician Online – Sutton,England,UK

Contact lens wearers say they feel less attractive when wearing their glasses (37 per cent), unhappypy (35 per cent), less confident without their contacts

Tema Lions Club constructs modern eye care centre for Tema General … By arispah

problems accounted for over two per cent of complaints from patients at the hospital noting that eye infection was among the top 10 diseases recorded at most of the Out Patient Departments (OPD) of health facilities in the country.