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  • PLEASE WELCOME DR. MARISSA KOOPMAN, O.D.
    Dr. Marissa Koopman received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Binghamton University in 2013.  She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry Read more
  • What is Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)?
    What is Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)? A common eye condition and leading cause of vision loss amongst people over 50, age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is deterioration or damage of the macula, a small Read more
  • The Benefits of Facial Fillers
    By: Alexander Rabinovich, M.D.With age, our faces begin to reveal the effects of gravity, sun exposure and even years of muscle movements such as that of smiling and chewing. Tissues which keep Read more
  • Ptosis: What Is It and How We Fix It
    By: Alexander Rabinovich, M.D.Eyelid Ptosis is a drooping or falling of the upper eyelid. This occurs when the levator muscle, which raises the eyelid, is not strong enough to do so properly. Read more
  • Why Sunglasses Are Important
    Most of us share the common belief that sunglasses – Ray Ban, Maui Jim, Silhouettes and Nike – are great accessories worn for fashion aesthetics on occasion. Despite these being Read more
  • Welcome to our Provisions Store
    If you haven’t seen our newly renovated Optical Services Center yet, we hope that you will stop in soon to visit us, not only to take a look at the over 1,000 Read more
  • Protecting Your Eyes At Work With Wiley X
    Over 20,000 workplace eye injuries occur each year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. These injuries according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), cost an estimated $300 million a Read more
  • The Truth About Eye Glass Costs
    And why you need to avoid the "Big Box Stores"We are constantly told that glasses are cheaper at big well-known discounters as well as at some of the larger eyeglass Read more
  • From the Optical Services Center: New Brands and Bestsellers!
    Our Optical Dispensary prides itself on offering the best products focusing on performance and protection Read more
  • What's New at The Center for Eye Care and Optical?
    We have just completed extensive renovations throughout our practice, most notably on the Optical Services Center. Under new management, the Optical Services Center now contains a larger and diverse selection Read more

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  • Nystagmus

    Nystagmus is a vision condition characterized by repetitive, uncontrolled eye movements. These involuntary eye movements may be side-to-side, up and down, or in a circular pattern, which hinders the eyes’ ability to focus on a steady object. Individuals with nystagmus may hold their heads in unusual ...

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  • Macular Hole

    The condition known as a macular hole refers to a tiny break in the macula that results in blurry or distorted vision. To fully understand the condition, one must understand eye anatomy. The macula is a spot located in the center of the retina (the back portion of the eye). Located where light comes ...

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  • How It Helps

    The goal of vision therapy is to treat vision problems that cannot be fully addressed through eyeglasses, contact lenses or surgery. For example, studies show that vision therapy may be beneficial for addressing eyestrain and other issues that can affect a child’s reading abilities. The human brain ...

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  • How It Works

    Vision therapy, also referred to as vision training, neuro-vision therapy, or vision rehabilitation, is an optometry subspecialty. Vision therapy is prescribed to develop, improve and/or enhance visual function so an individual’s vision system functions more smoothly. Vision therapy can be beneficial ...

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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    One of the leading causes of vision loss in people who are age 50 or older is age-related macular degeneration (AMD). This common eye condition leads to damage of a small spot near the center of the retina called the macula. The macula provides us with the ability to clearly see objects that are straight ...

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  • Signs and Symptoms Checklist

    Vision therapy, which is also known as vision training or visual training, is an individualized treatment program that can help identify and correct perceptual-cognitive deficiencies that are impacting visual learning, focus, and concentration. Vision Therapy for Children: Checklist While individuals ...

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  • Vitrectomy and Vitreoretinal Eye Surgery

    Vitreoretinal surgery refers to a group of surgeries which take place inside the eye's interior where the vitreous (gel-like material) and retina (photosensitive membrane) are located. Vitreoretinal procedures are either performed with traditional surgical tools or lasers, and address a range of ophthalmic ...

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  • Pediatric Ophthlamology

    Ophthalmology addresses the physiology, anatomy and diseases of the eyes. Pediatric ophthalmology focuses on the eyes of children. Pediatric ophthalmologists examine children’s eyes to see if they need corrective lenses or other treatments to improve their vision. Training for Pediatric Ophthalmologists Pediatric ...

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  • Myopia

    Myopia, or nearsightedness, means that your eyes can see close objects clearly but struggle to see things in the distance. Nearly 30 percent of Americans are nearsighted. This condition usually develops in children and teenagers, up to about the age of 20. A teacher or parent might notice a child squinting ...

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  • Diabetic Eye Diseases

    Diabetes is a condition that involves high blood sugar (glucose) levels. This can affect many parts of the body, including the eyes. One of the most common diabetic eye diseases is diabetic retinopathy, which is also a leading cause of blindness in American adults. Diabetic Retinopathy Diabetic retinopathy ...

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