It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with the holiday season and Christmas shopping in full swing. It’s also a time of increased toy-related injuries to children, which is why December is Safe Toys & Gifts Awareness month.
More than 80% of a child’s learning happens through vision and an undiagnosed vision problem could impact their learning abilities. Find out more about what to look out for when it comes to your child's vision.
Needless to say, if your vision isn’t up to par, neither is your game. Healthy eyes, like strength and speed, are important for the success of any sport, whether it's baseball, soccer, or golf. Fortunately, your optometrist can help you stay on top of you
Spring is a time when everything is in bloom. The weather becomes warmer, and the sun shines longer. It’s also a time when allergies flare. Get a head start on relieving your itchy, red, watery, irritated eyes before they wreak havoc.
More than 30 million Americans wear contact lenses. But many of those people put themselves at risk for serious eye infections because they don’t take proper care of their lenses. Learn how to best care for your contacts and you reduce your risk
Patients who desire freedom from glasses or prevention of myopic progression are excellent candidates for corneal reshaping therapy, or CRT. CRT is the therapeutic use of a corneal mold similar in feel to a contact lens.
Every ophthalmologist, optometrist and optician is an eye care professional, but not all eye care professionals possess each of these particular specialties. So what’s the difference? Ophthalmologist. This type of eye doctor specializes in both detecting
It’s true that having your eyes dilated during your yearly eye exam can be a bit inconvenient. Not only does it take time, but once it’s over, you have to wear a pair of sunglasses in order to avoid that dreadful light sensitivity, and you may even have to
You’ve likely experienced it at least once in your lifetime—suddenly your eyelid starts involuntarily twitching in spasms for no apparent reason. When this happens, it’s called lid myokymia. It’s a common phenomenon, but what causes it? There is no single
Sorry it’s been awhile since I’ve posted. We have been busy seeing old and new patients as well as working on our Season of Kindness campaign. You may have seen on Facebook, but if you haven’t, let me tell you a little bit about what we’re doing. Starting
The holiday where we feast on food is just around the corner! We hope your Thanksgiving is filled with friends, family, and of course, lots of yummy food! It’s that time of year when we tend to splurge on pie, pudding and other sweet treats. Try not to sk
Are you sick of all the same looking frames out there? After a while, everything starts to look pretty indistinguishable. If you’re thinking the same thing, I want to introduce you to a line you may have not heard of; Vinyl Factory. Vinyl Factory is a uni
Do You Have A Flex Spending Account? We’re approaching the end of the year (I know, it’s crazy it’s already the end of October!) You may have money left in your account. Now is the time to think about the second pair of glasses, prescription sunglasses, or
We had so much fun at the Northville Trick-or-Treat Trail on Saturday! We will be at the West Bloomfield Trick-or-Treat Trail this coming Sunday, October 29th. Who will we see there? Just because it’s fall doesn’t mean you shouldn’t protect your eyes! We
We hope you were able to make it out to the Grand Opening party! We had a blast! It was great to have members of the community join us and we would like to thank everyone who helped make it such a successful event! Thank You to Novi and Lakes Area Chamber
Please join us as we celebrate our Grand Opening this coming Monday October 16th from 4-6pm. Come check out the new office and meet Dr. Williamson! We will have lots of cool stuff going on! Ribbon Cutting Product unveiling Cider and Donuts (who can say
13 days to go! Can you believe we are opening in less than two weeks? Neither can we! To celebrate our Novi location’s opening, we will be giving away a free gift to the first 100 patients we see! We have 2 convenient ways to make an appointment before
Happy Saturday to our Michigan Eye and Contact Lens community! As we are wrapping up Contact Lens Health Week, we would like to remind you we will be open September 11, 2017 and ready to handle any and all contact lens or eye care related issues you may ha
As a contact lens practitioner, our optometrist Dr. Williamson is unfortunately quite familiar with the negative outcomes experienced by patients who abuse their contact lenses. Thankfully, with a proper fit and appropriate follow up care, a patient who fo
It’s getting close…21 days! Monday September 11th is the first day we (and our phone lines) will be open! Online Scheduling is now open! Visit our website and book your appointment. www.micontactlens.com Enjoy the rest of your summer! We look forward to
You have probably heard about the total solar eclipse occurring this Monday evening. A total solar eclipse happens when the moon moves directly in front of the sun creating a bright halo shape of the sun. As we’re all excited about this rare and exciting
For Dr. W’s patients using Unique pH and Progent, you can now order your solutions on our website! Click here and use the code 012-961-D. Use the contact form with any questions and be sure to visit us on social media to see how the new office is coming al
We have recently been made aware of a glitch in the patient scheduling software, but are happy to report it has been fixed. If you have attempted to book an appointment online before today and want to make sure it is on the books, please contact us at info
Our staff is having a ball picking out frame lines to carry in our optical. What are your favorite brands of eyewear? What’s important to you when picking out glasses? Use the contact us form to let us know what you think.