The Monticello Chamber of Commerce Halloween Parade at the Monticello Community Center on Saturday was a hit! Hundreds of adorable children decked out in costumes filed through the halls in search of chocolate treasures.
Once again Uptown Eye Care has been voted the best eye glass store by the Great River Readers Choice Awards and Dr. Mary Gregory received the award for best optometrist for the second year in a row!
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.
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.
An unbalanced tear film will be manifest in ocular discomfort and damage to the surface of your eyes. This condition is known as Dry Eye Disease. The best way to measure the extent of this imbalance is to have your eye doctor measure your tear film osmolarity.
Age-related macular degeneration, often called AMD is the leading cause of vision loss among Americans age 65 and older. Because this group makes up an increasingly larger percentage of the population, vision loss from macular degeneration is a growing problem.