The real reason I named our practice “Uptown Eye Care” is to remember how distinctly different the Uptown Minneapolis area was to me back then, and how it stood out as being above and beyond the normal city atmosphere. That ambiance is what we are trying to re-create here at Uptown Eye Care. We hope you get a sense of that when you enter our Monticello, MN eye care office.
“What is the history of contact lenses?” is a common question asked by many patients who are just beginning to wear contact lenses for the very first time. Check out this great contact lens infographic which outlines the many benefits of wearing contact lenses.
Every year, 20 million children go back to school with a vision problem that may interfere with the ability to learn or contribute to discipline problems. This year, make your child’s vision a priority. Schedule their eye exam in our office today.
Computer Vision Syndrome Affecting 100 Million Americans
Some 100 million American workers are affected by computer eyestrain, a symptom of Computer Vision Syndrome, according to Dr. Elaine Happ, Therapeutic Optometrist
We often hear the question, “what is the most nder-diagnosed eye disease?”
While people routinely describe their symptoms of dry eyes to their eye doctor, Dry Eye Disease is one of the most under-diagnosed ocular diseases.
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.