Entries by Jonathan Saldivar

Digital Lens Announcement

Optiexpress is pleased to announce that We are now licensed to manufacture digital lenses. These lenses deliver a far Higher quality of vision than even the finest non-digital lenses could ever possibly achieve. The result is sharp vision, Not only when looking straight ahead, but Even on the lens edges peripherally! Many Patients have complained […]

What is the Correct Age for Contact Lenses?

What is the Correct Age for Contact Lenses? Many children who wear glasses look forward to a time when they can switch to contact lenses, but it can be a challenge for parents to determine the right age. While there is no definitive age when a person is ready to bear the responsibility of contact […]

Presbyopia

People are often surprised when they discover in their forties that the can no longer see clearly up close without reading glasses. Are there people that can avoid this problem? No. That’s because the human lens that focuses for close vision loses its elasticity with time, and there are no exceptions to this problem. If […]

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Eyesight

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Eyesight It’s easy to take ocular health for granted. However, more than 15 percent of all adults will experience a severe vision problem as they age. Conditions like macular degeneration, glaucoma, and cataracts are age-related, but they can be forestalled and even prevented with the right strategies and lifestyle […]

4 Eye-Damaging Habits You May Not Know You Have

4 Eye-Damaging Habits You May Not Know You Have Even if you have excellent eye health, you may be treating your eyes poorly without realizing it! Here are a few eye habits you should definitely break if you want to keep your eyes merry and bright. Failing to wear sun glasses. We wear sunglasses for […]

Caring for Your Lenses – Tips for Contacts and Glasses Neither glasses nor contact lenses will perform at their peak without proper care. Here are a few things to remember if you want to preserve your lenses. Care for Glasses – Do’s and Don’ts Don’t use tissues on lenses. Tissues and napkins may feel soft, […]

What does 20/20 mean

20/20 is an English measurement for detail resolution. The top number represents the testing distance, which is usually 20 feet. Testing vision at any closer distance will cause the distance glasses prescription to have too much convex lens power and will make the distance vision blurry. The bottom number is an old English measurement called […]

Seasonal Eye Health: Maintaining Optimal Optics All Year!

Start your year off right by embracing an all-season visual health routine! Here are some of the things you can do to keep your eyes bright and healthy year-round. Winter Eye Care Get your diet in check. Every New Year’s resolution includes losing weight or eating right, but start eating nutrient-rich foods – colorful fruits […]

Are Blue Filter Computer Glasses Right for Me?

If you spend the majority of your working day staring at a computer screen, you are definitely not alone. More than 50 percent of jobs involve computer use, and nearly 90 percent of American homes have a computer. While not everyone is affected by computer use in the same way, according to the Vision Council, […]

Seeing Double

Seeing Double There are many different reasons that people see double(diplopia). It can occur from natural eye misalignment from birth, diseases such as diabetes, or trauma. Fortunately, occasional or full-time diplopia can be resolved with prismatic lenses. Prisms bend light, and this property is used to deflect light to the eye to eliminate the double […]