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Back to School

Once again, it’s back to school time.   Parents are purchasing all the right supplies, attending open house for their children, possibly taking care of pediatrician visits before the school schedule becomes too hectic.   However, are we remembering one of the most important items in readying their children for the coming school year?    Parents want their… 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 »

Protecting Your Eyes From Injury This Summer

Most injured body parts from fireworks accidents With the summer months fast approaching, there are many celebrations to look forward to such as graduations, weddings, and the Fourth of July. While it is important to have fun at these events, it is also important to be safe. For example at a wedding, you’re probably not… Read More »

Using Latest Technology to Improve Lives

“During rotations as a medical student, I witnessed a cataract surgery that changed the life of a veteran for the better,” said Dr. Vic Khemsara, ophthalmologist at Summit Eye Care, PA. “At that point, I knew I wanted to pursue a career in this field and help change people’s lives in the same way.” Today,… Read More »

Ocular Migraines

Ocular migraines also known as ophthalmic, eye or retinal migraines are painless, temporary visual disturbances that can affect one or both eyes. Though they can be frightening, ocular migraines typically are harmless and self-resolve without medication within 20 to 30 minutes. If an ocular migraine is followed by a throbbing, usually one-sided headache, this is… 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 »

The Dangers of Cold Weather – Just to Name a Few

Slips & Trips – Bruises, cuts and broken bones are common along with sprains and strains. The lower back and head are most often injured along with arms and hands as people attempt to break their fall. Overshoes or grips of some kind, or boots with an aggressive sole pattern are needed, and even then… 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 »