At What Age Can Children Wear Contact Lenses?


By Jonathan Isgrig, OD Contact lenses can be worn at any age. There is no physical age limit and when to start wearing contacts is determined by each child’s unique situation and whether they have a condition that would limit this option. Most children begin wearing contacts between 11-15 years of age, but even infants… Read More

Dilating Your Eyes Can Save Your Life


By James Wymore, M.D. Not everybody looks forward to a trip to the eye doctor. Patients often have to undergo eye dilation, which lengthens the time in the doctor’s office, makes the eyes sensitive to light and may blur reading vision. Can the eye doctor examine your eyes and test for glasses without dilation? The… Read More

Why Dilate Your Eyes During an Exam


The dilated eye allows almost the entire lens to be viewed and is one of the few places in the body we can see the blood vessels, nerves, connecting tissue in action – without surgery. During dilation, doctors may discover patients with poorly controlled high blood pressure, diabetes, and those at risk for strokes. A… Read More

Save 50% Off Glasses for Children Under 18

Child with glasses

Save on glasses for children under 18. One Day Sale Thursday, September 13th, 6:00 – 7:30 pm Only at our Rock Island office – 4731 45th St. Ct. Rock Island, IL Take 50% off frames and lenses including polycarbonate, anti-reflective and UV protection lenses. Receive a two-year warranty with purchase and valid prescription. Featured Brands… Read More

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