Entries by Jonathan Saldivar

Why Prescription Sunglasses Should be Part of Your Eyewear Collection

Do you have prescription sunglasses? For those who wear corrective lenses, prescription sunglasses can offer numerous benefits. Here are a few reasons why you should consider getting prescription sunglasses at your next visit to the optometrist. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. While […]

What are Vision Ergonomics? Here’s How to Make Your Workspace Eye-Friendly

We think of ergonomics as the science of setting up a room so that it requires minimal energy expenditure to navigate comfortably and effectively. However, visual ergonomics aren’t as widely embraced. Here’s how you can make your workspace healthier for your eyes. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, […]

Getting the Most From Your Eyewear: How to Clean and Maintain Your Glasses

Glasses for vision correction are more than just fashion accessories – they’re medical devices that have to be stored and cleaned properly to ensure optimal functionality. The following article discusses how you should care for your eyewear to keep them in pristine condition. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer […]

What is Blue Light, and How Does it Affect Your Eyes?

Excessive exposure to blue light from computer screens can lead to digital eyestrain, headaches, and dry eyes. Here’s what you can do to keep your eyes protected. OptiExpress offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. There’s a lot of talk about blue light and how […]

Should you Ditch Your Contacts and Wear Glasses? Here’s What you Need to Know About Your COVID-19 Risk

Are glasses a safer option than contact lenses during the COVID-19 crisis? Here is what contact lens wearers should know about COVID-19 transmission. OptiExpress offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. Switching from contact lenses to eyeglasses might help reduce your risk of COVID-19 transmission, […]

What Contact Lens Wearers Should Know About Coronavirus

If you currently wear contact lenses, here is what you should know about your risk for coronavirus infection. OptiExpress offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. The coronavirus crisis has necessitated numerous lifestyle adjustments from everyone – from social distancing, to working from home, to […]

Eye Safety During Coronavirus Crisis

Here are a few tips for optimizing your eye health during the COVID-19 crisis. OptiExpress offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. Eye protection – along with washing your hands frequently and shielding your mouth and nose – can help you avoid being infected by […]

What Kind of Lenses Do I Need? Part Two – Progressive, Workspace Progressives, and Transition Lenses

The following article continues the discussion of corrective eyewear types – progressive lenses, workspace progressive lenses, and transition lenses. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. What is the difference between progressive lenses, workspace progressive lenses, and transition lenses? Here is a breakdown of […]

What Kind of Lenses Do I need? Part One – Single Vision or Bifocals

There are several types of eyeglasses designed to accommodate different vision challenges. The following article discusses single vision and bifocal glasses. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a gallery of designer frames, and a one-hour onsite lab. What is the difference between common types of lenses? Here is an explanation of single vision […]

Don’t Think You Need an Eye Test? Why Eye Exams Matter

Many of us who don’t wear corrective lenses aren’t vigilant about getting regular eye exams, yet eye exams can detect numerous health concerns that may have gone unnoticed. The following article discusses the different reasons eye exams are as important as routine dental visits and physicals. OptiExpress provides comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, a […]