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Can Pool Chlorine Damage My Eyes/Vision?

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Opening your eyes underwater in the pool is always tempting, especially on a sunny day when the water is crystal clear and oh, so refreshing. But considering that all of that clarity is actually coming from regular cocktail of chlorine treatments, should you really open your eyes underwater and expose them to all of those…

Are 3D Glasses Bad for Your Eyes?

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How many 3D movies have you seen so far in 2018? Star Wars? Avengers? Jurassic World? There’s a long list of hit movies giving fans the option for a 3D movie experience. But even though 3D movies are fun to watch – are those goofy little glasses and special effects really okay for your eyeballs?…

Can Contact Lenses Go Down the Drain?

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Nope! Don’t do it! When you dispose of your used contact lenses, whether daily disposables or extended wear lenses, make sure you aren’t washing them down the drain or the toilet. The best option is actually to recycle them, and Dr. Ryczek can help! Our optometry practice is part of a new contact lens recycling…

Summer 2018 Trunk Show

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RSVP for Free Now! Because frames aren’t just a necessity. They’re an accessory. Join us on Tuesday June 12th, 2018 for a showcase of this summer’s newest and most popular designer frames. From 11:00am to 4:00pm, we’ll be offering bubbles, wine and snacks alongside our showcase of hundreds of frames on display and available for…

Which Contact Lens Solution is the Best?

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If you ask Dr. Ryczek which contact lens solution is the very best one out there, his answer will be simple: No solution is the best solution. This is one of the main benefits of wearing daily disposable lenses. Of course, we know that this isn’t always an effective answer for everyone. If you don’t…

What are the Benefits of Daily Contact Lenses?

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You’ve probably heard some of the hype about daily contact lenses, but if you’ve never had an issue with your extended wear contacts and you’ve never actually tried daily disposables, you might be somewhat skeptical about the benefits. Fair enough! That’s why Dr. Ryczek offers free contact lens trials for our patients – because trying…

How Long will it take to Order my Glasses?

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When you order a new pair of prescription glasses from Dr. Ryczek’s office, we go out of our way to make sure it is a pleasant experience from start to finish. We know that choosing a new pair of frames can be exciting, daunting or simply another task to complete, but no matter how you…

Why Can’t I Sleep in Contacts?

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Ever wondered why you shouldn’t to sleep in your contacts? Well, you’ll probably be surprised to know that most lenses are actually FDA approved for up to 6 nights of uninterrupted wear with some lenses approved for up to 30 nights. Of course, there are plenty of contact lenses out there that are not FDA…

What Are the Best Contact Lenses for Computer Users?

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If you spend a considerable amount of time on the computer, whether for work or leisure, you might notice that your eyes feel tired or uncomfortable at the day’s end. As technology becomes more and more prevalent in our lives, the dryness, fatigue and discomfort we feel can actually become quite a nuisance, especially for…

How Can Diabetes Affect My Vision?

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Sometimes it’s easy to forget that our body actually operates as a single unit. When we face a physical ailment, we tend to focus on the obvious symptoms and specific remedies. So for many of us who are dealing with diabetes, we are likely focused on dietary issues or scheduling visits with our general doctor…
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