The Minnesota Optometric Association’s 2012 annual meeting will be held Feb 3-4 at the Renaissance Depot in Minneapolis. It has been a tradition at Uptown Eye Care to send the entire staff so everyone can benefit from the excellent education offered at this event.
According to the American Public Health Association, 25% of students in grades K-6 have visual problems that are serious enough to hinder learning. Early detection of problems greatly increases the chances of successful rehabilitation.
With the Z-View Aberrometer the doctors at Uptown Eye Care are able to capture your unique ocular fingerprint, or iPrint, delivering a diagnosis with data never before available. With iZon High Resolution Lenses for the first time your prescription is a precise match to your unique optical requirements.
January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma gradually destroys the optic nerve tissue in the back of the eye. The greatest danger of glaucoma stems from the fact that the disease is painless and without obvious symptoms until significant damage has occurred.
Uptown Eye Care’s Dr. Mary Gregory will be speaking on vision related issues at local Minnesota schools in the coming months. If you would like to schedule Dr. Mary Gregory to speak at your school please contact us.