Does Blue Light Damage the Eye?

Blue Light Damage

The LEDs used in our digital devices emit light that is shifted toward the blue spectrum.  Recent experimental as well as observational studies have shown that intense or sustained blue light exposure can cause retinal damage in animals.  In response

Posted in Ocular Health and Research

Another Reason for Kids to Play Outside

time outside and myopia prevention

Figuring out why people become nearsighted (myopic), and how to keep them from becoming more so, has been a goal of eye doctors for some time now. Over the years, we’ve tried a wide variety of strategies such as having

Posted in Ocular Health and Research, Specialty Contact Lenses

Funky Glasses from Japan

Retro Future Funky Glasses by Factory 900

Funky Glasses from Japan Here’s some of the funky glasses we’re bringing back from Japan to Portland Eye Care.  These glasses will be available in mid-July in the optical area of our office.  They are all hand-made and exclusive to our

Posted in Japanese Eyeglass Frames