Category Archives: Glasses

Colony Eye Care 2012 Trunk Show

Posted ago by Dr. Robert Salchak

Colony Eye Care – Sugar Land will have our annual Trunk Show this Friday, April 20th from 9:30 – 4:00.  There will be show discounts on frames, door prizes, and refreshments.  We will honor vision plans if you have vision …

More Than an Eye Exam……150 Point Inspection

Posted ago by Dr. Robert Salchak

Our eyes are very much like a car.  We relay on both to get around.  So, why is it that we don’t think anything about getting our cars inspected yearly (maybe because there’s a law requiring it) but we don’t …

Everybody Gets Presbyopia. Aka “My arms are too short.”

Posted ago by Dr. Robert Salchak

There are not many things in life that an eye doctor can guarantee, but one of them is that all of us will eventually develop presbyopia. This is a condition that is due to the natural “maturing” of the eye, …

Keratoconus and Irregular Astigmatism

Posted ago by Dr. Robert Salchak

The cornea is the clear front surface of the eye for which we fit a contact lens.  The curve, or shape of the cornea, also has some affect on the refractive error of an eye.  When we talk about refractive …

NASA Clears Self-Correcting Spectacles for Flight

Posted ago by Dr. Robert Salchak

There was a recent announcement by NASA that would qualify as rocket science for the eyes.  In the November 2010 issue of Optometric Management, it was noted that after months of evaluation, NASA has certified Superfocus glasses for space flight.  …