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Health & Safety at Clarus Eye Centre

AT CLARUS, YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY ARE OUR TOP PRIORITY.  We are committed to doing our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community and beyond, which is why we continue to monitor information from all federal, state and local health agencies to ensure that we are following the latest recommendations. Social Distancing…
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Top 10 Tips to Save Your Vision

Thanks to The American Academy of Ophthalmology for this awesome article on how to protect your vision! Source: https://www.aao.org/eye-health/tips-prevention/top-10-tips-to-save-your-vision-2 More than 20 million Americans suffer from severe vision loss. While not all eye diseases can be prevented, there are simple steps that everyone can take to help their eyes remain healthy now and reduce their…
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Home Remedies for Simple Eye Problems

WE ARE HERE for your continual care requirements, for eye care related emergencies, and via telemedicine. However, there are a number of home remedies for simple eye problems you can utilize if needed. Check out this great article from the American Academy of Opthalmology for more! If your eye care needs go beyond any of…
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Telemedicine at Clarus Eye Centre

We are pleased to offer you convenient, simple and secure telemedicine! To schedule a telemedicine visit with one of our providers, please call our office directly at 360-456-3200.  Once scheduled, you will receive an email with a confirmation of your appointment date and time, as well as instructions for your virtual visit.  Thank you for your continued…
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Safety Tips for Home Eye Hazards

Many of us who are able to stay home during this pandemic are utilizing the extra time to get some extra projects done around the house, but some tasks can be hazardous to your eye health! Don’t forget to protect those peepers with safety goggles whenever possible and check out this link for more safety…
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June is Cataract Awareness Month

June is cataract awareness month. Cataracts are a leading cause of blindness among older adults in the United States. Download this fact sheet from Prevent Blindness to share crucial facts and myths about cataracts with your patients. Learn More
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Vision and Driving

Written By: Reena Mukamal Reviewed By: Dianna L Seldomridge, MD, MBA   Vision is essential for driving. Good vision helps you identify road hazards, read signs and see your dashboard. Awareness of common vision-related changes and problems can help you and your loved ones stay safe while driving. What kind of visual function is necessary…
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Science and Research Around Blue Light

Blue Light is all around us, indoors and especially outdoors. While Blue-Turquoise light helps regulate our circadian rhythm, Blue-Violet Light may be harmful to our eyes. Harmful Blue Light is the blue-violet wavelengths between 415-455nm believed to be most toxic to retinal cells.  Emerging research has pointed to a possible link between exposure to these…
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