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“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill said those enlightening words above. Everyone knows that December is a busy month with a long list of tasks to cross off, but even with all the commotion it is important to remember that it is a… Read More »

Getting to Know Your Eye Care Professionals Better

In the realm of eye care there are many similar sounding professionals, including optometrist, ophthalmologist, and optician. Do you know the differences between them? Below is a brief summary of each one. Optometrists are the primary healthcare professionals for the eyes. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system,… Read More »

Healthy Vision: Fact or Fiction?

It’s important to separate fact from fiction, especially when the topic is eyesight. Knowing how to take good care of your eyes is the first step to protecting your sight for a lifetime. Below are some myths and facts about your eyes and what constitutes healthy vision. Myth 1: Reading in dim light can damage… Read More »

Focusing on Eye Health for the New School Year

If your child has issues with eye tracking, focusing or acuity, be sure to have their vision checked as soon as possible. The school year has begun already! Parents are purchasing all the right supplies, attending open houses for their children, possibly taking care of visits to the pediatrician before the school schedule becomes too… Read More »

Giving Back

It’s that time of year when people talk about what they are thankful for and think of ways to give back to others who are in need. At Summit Eye Care we are thankful for you and want to share some creative ways we can give back, as well as some ways you can, too… Read More »

Is There Real Love in Today’s World?

As the year comes to a close, I would like to touch on the topic of what “real love” is.  Can we find real love?  Is that possible in today’s world?  I believe real love comes to us through our relationship with God and His Son Jesus Christ.  It’s only through this relationship that we… Read More »

Glaucoma: The Silent Disease

Spring is in the air, the sun is shining, flowers are blooming and the world is a beautiful place. No one is thinking their vision or that of a loved one could be slowly slipping away. Our world is unique, with beautiful sights to behold. Dr. Khemsara spends many hours diagnosing and treating patients to… Read More »

A New Year’s Resolution Worth Keeping

The New Year – a time for resolutions, clearing out the old and bringing in the new!   Right?   For many people, New Year’s resolutions are merely good intentions and by February they are forgotten.   However, there is one resolution we should all have made and kept: to schedule an eye exam for yourself and your… Read More »

Eye Knowledge: Fact or Fiction?

Rumor has it that eating carrots are good for your eyes – ever seen a rabbit wearing spectacles? Ever heard a parent say, “Back up from that TV – it will ruin your eyes”? Fact or Fiction? Do you know the real truth?  Answer the following questions to test your “eye” knowledge. Carrots good for… Read More »

Diabetes: How It Affects Your Vision

Diabetes is a disease that affects the body’s ability to produce or use insulin effectively to control blood sugar (glucose) levels. Too much glucose in the blood for a long time can cause damage in many parts of the body, including the small blood vessels in the eyes. Diabetes can cause vision in your eyes… Read More »