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Do You Struggle With Contact Lens Comfort? Scleral Lenses May Be the Answer!

Are your contact lenses uncomfortable? It may be time to look into custom-designed scleral lenses, which provide clear and comfortable vision to people with keratoconus, corneal irregularities, severe dry eye syndrome, astigmatism and hard-to-fit eyes.

What’s a Chalazion?

Do you have a lump on your eyelid? It could be a chalazion. Learn what a chalazion is, how to treat it and prevent it from recurring.

Can People With Dry Eye Syndrome Wear Eye Makeup?

Do people with dry eye syndrome have to forgo wearing eyeliner and other eye makeup? Although eyeliner can lead to meibomian gland dysfunction, there are steps you can take to safely wear eye makeup without compromising your eye health.

6 Reasons Scleral Lenses Can Manage Your Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry eye syndrome can cause dry, red, itchy, irritated eyes. While eye drops or artificial tears provide relief to some individuals, they may not be effective for people with severe dry eye symptoms. For these individuals, scleral lenses may be a better option. Find out how scleral lenses can help relieve your dry eye symptoms.

Why Myopia Is Much More Than An Inconvenience

Is your child nearsighted (myopic)? Here’s what you need to know about myopia and how it can lead to sight-threatening eye disease in the future.

6 Ways To Maintain Eye Health If You’re Over 50

As we age our eyes start to change, but that doesn’t mean you have to struggle with declining vision. Find out what you can do to maintain eye health after the age of 50.

Back-To-School: Why Eye Exams Are More Important Than Ever

Although COVID is still present in our lives, we are slowly returning to a semi-normal life. With so many disruptions this past year, the one thing that should be consistent is your child's back-to-school eye evaluations.

Is It Really That Bad to Sleep or Shower In Contact Lenses?

If you wear contact lenses, you likely appreciate the freedom it provides. But did you know that wearing contact lenses in water or while sleeping can damage your eyes?

5 Common Keratoconus Questions, Answered

If you have recently been diagnosed with keratoconus, you’ll likely have many questions. We’ve compiled 5 frequently asked questions about keratoconus so you can better understand the disease and learn how to manage it.

What Eye Drops Are Best For My Eyes?

Choosing the right eye drops to relieve dry eye syndrome can be a real challenge, as there are several brands and products on the market. Learn all about the types of artificial tears available and start feeling better today.

Why is My Dry Eye More Severe in the Mornings?

If you wake up in the morning with itchy, burning eyes, you may have dry eye syndrome. Wonder how this happens when your eyes are closed all night? Read on to find out!

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Why Are Blue Eyes More Sensitive To Light?

Since blue eyes contain very little melanin — a pigment that helps block out light, including the sun’s harmful UV rays and blue light — they often feel more sensitive to bright light. Find out more.

4 Reasons Why Scleral Lenses Are a Big Deal

Scleral contact lenses are so much more than oversized contact lenses. Here are our top 4 reasons why patients and doctors are calling scleral lenses a ‘big deal.’

Childhood Myopia Is in Crisis Mode on a Global Scale

More and more children are being diagnosed with myopia, a common refractive error associated with developing serious eye diseases later in life, such as macular degeneration and glaucoma. Find out what myopia is and how to prevent it from progressing

Why Does Outdoor Time Delay Or Prevent Myopia?

Here’s another reason for parents to send their kids out to play. Research shows that spending 2 hours or more outdoors lowers the risk of developing myopia and slows its progression.

Can Drinking Coffee Relieve Dry Eyes?

Although caffeine has a diuretic and drying effect, it also has tear-producing properties that can potentially lessen your dry eye symptoms.

Why Are Dilated Eye Exams So Important?

Dilated eye exams make it possible for eye doctors to better assess your eye health and are the only way to detect certain eye diseases.

Multifocal Contact Lenses For People Over 40

Multifocal contact lenses can help people with presbyopia (age-related farsightedness) see clearly, whether focusing on close or distant objects.

Healthy Vision Month


Is the Myopia Epidemic Caused by Screen Time?

Myopia is, unfortunately, becoming the new norm. Is that because more children are spending more time looking at computers? Learn more about myopia and ways to manage it.

A Guide to Scleral Lenses

Scleral lenses are rigid gas permeable contact lenses that are often prescribed to patients with irregular corneas and severe dry eye syndrome, among other eye conditions. Read on to learn how to insert, remove and care for scleral lenses.

Why Bother With Myopia Control?

Myopia, or nearsightedness, is more than just blurry vision. Here’s why parents of myopic children should consider myopia control, and what we can do to help.

Living With Keratoconus | Kenneth’s Story

Here’s a glimpse into the life of Kenneth — a real-life keratoconus patient. Read on to learn about his struggle with this eye disease, and how scleral lenses opened up a world of opportunities for him.

How Much Time Should My Child Spend Outdoors?

Playing outdoors offers numerous benefits, including delaying the onset of myopia. Read on to learn why, and discover why slowing myopia progression is vital for your child’s eye health.

NaturalVue Multifocal Lenses for Myopia Control

Myopia, or nearsightedness, can affect not only your child’s vision but their school performance as well. Fortunately, there are ways to slow and sometimes stop myopia’s progression. Learn more about myopia control and why NaturalVue Multifocal lenses may be a good option for your child.

Sports Eye Safety Month


What’s the Link Between Dry Eye and Menopause?

A reduction in hormones during menopause, may lead many women to experience symptoms of dry eye syndrome. Read on to learn about the link between menopause and dry eye syndrome.

5 Facts About Myopia You Probably Didn’t Know

As time goes on, chances are you probably know someone who has myopia - whether your child, a friend, family member or yourself. But how much do you really know about this eye disease? Some parents expect that simply receiving a pair of glasses for their child is the only...

4 Common Myopia Myths Debunked

Myopia is an eye condition with increasing prevalence. While there is a lot of information out there on myopia, there are also many misconceptions. Read on to discover the REAL facts.

Workplace Eye Wellness


3 Reasons Women Are More Likely Than Men To Develop Dry Eye

Dry eye syndrome is more common in women than it is in men. Read on to learn why, and how we can help diagnose and treat the cause of your dry eye syndrome.

Tips For Wearing Scleral Lenses

Scleral lenses are becoming increasingly popular among those with corneal problems and dry eye syndrome—and for good reason! Here are our top 5 tips for anyone who wears scleral lenses.

Does Myopia Get Worse With Age?

Many parents who come into our practices consider their children’s myopia as a simple vision problem that needs correction.

Long-Term Computer Use Causes Dry Eye & Eye Strain

Using your computer for long periods of time can irritate and dry out your eyes. The condition is so common, researchers have coined it computer vision syndrome. Learn more about how to relieve your dry eyes when using a computer.

How Often Does Your Myopic Child Need An Updated Prescription?

Since our eyes grow as we grow, children tend to need new prescription lenses relatively often. If your child has myopia (nearsightedness), their prescription may change even more frequently. Find out ways to slow your child's myopia progression.

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My Eyes Feel Gritty. Is It Dry Eye?

Does it feel like you have something stuck in your eyes, and that no matter what you do, that scratchy sensation won’t go away? If so, you may be experiencing dry eye. Consult your eye doctor, who will diagnose the problem and prescribe the best treatment.

3 Benefits of Wearing Scleral Lenses

Scleral contact lenses are specially designed to vault over irregular corneas to create a smooth optical surface that provides sharp, comfortable vision. Here are 3 benefits of wearing scleral lenses.

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Has COVID-19 Impacted Your Child’s Eyes?

Is your child squinting more than usual? Is she or he having difficulty reading or seeing distant objects, even if they already wear glasses or have recently had an eye exam? Optometrists throughout the country are seeing more cases of myopia than ever before due to the effects of the...

Does The Use of Digital Devices Cause Myopia In Children?

If current trends continue, roughly half the world’s population will have myopia (nearsightedness) by 2050. But is the growing rate of myopia due to increased use of digital devices?

Can I Wear Contacts If I Have Astigmatism?

People with astigmatism may wonder whether they can wear contact lenses. They absolutely can! The two main contact lens choices for astigmatism are scleral lenses and toric lenses. Read on to learn more and discover how we can help.

What’s the Link Between Vaping and Dry Eye?

Though some people think vaping is a harmless alternative to traditional smoking, it can actually cause a whole host of health problems — including dry eye syndrome.

Our Doctors are Vaccinated!

Benefits of Getting a COVID19 Vaccine...

Glaucoma Awareness


Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

  Eye Exams: Detecting the Signs We Can’t See...

Halloween Eye Safety Month


Healthy Aging Month!


August Newsletter


UV Safety!


New Frames!

From your favorite brands:...

Gold & Wood


Covid Protocol

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St. Patty’s Day Sale!

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Keeping You Informed About Coronavirus

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Meet Your Match: Color Guide pt.2


Dry Eye Relief

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Gucci Eyewear


Trend Watch: 2020 Fashion Eyewear


Meet Your Match: Color Guide


The Year of Perfect Vision



No Glasses, No Contacts, No Surgery. Just Great Vision.


Back to School Promotion


Maui Jim: Designed to Change the Way you See the World

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4 Tips to Beat Spring Allergies


New Eyewear! Modo ECO

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Give The Gift of Sight & Get a Free Starbucks Gift Card


Fly, Eagles Fly !


NEW from Maui Jim ! Vinylize x Maui Jim introduces: Hula Blues Sunglasses


We Have Certified Solar Eclipse Glasses!




Happy Holidays from Our Family to Yours!

Holiday Hours

Give the Gift of Sight

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Small Business Saturday!


Pumpkin Carving Contest!! Spooky!!


How about some EyeLove?


Help us support the Jackson Liberty Lion Band!


Congrautlations Dr. Raghu!

Diplomate, American Board of Optometry


Join us at The White Butterfly!

Visit us at The White Butterfly! This Thursday only! We will be performing on the spot glaucoma testing.


Just in: New Vera Wang styles

Come in and check out our newest additions to our Vera Wang Eyewear Collection!



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Congratulations to the 2016 graduating class of Jackson Liberty High School and Jackson Memorial High School!


Ladies Summer Social!


Out with the old and in with the new!

We love to update our equipment, which is why we are so excited to be welcoming a new Humphrey Matrix 800! With this new device, we are able to accurately scan peripheral vision. Come check it out! Give us a call to schedule an appointment...

Jackson Memorial Jaguar Band

Help Us Donate to The Memorial Jaguar Band!!

We will donate a portion of your proceeds to benefit the students of the band!

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Happy Holidays from The Eye Center at Jackson!

This is the team at our holiday dinner. Happy holidays from all of us to you!

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The Eye Center Had a Great Day at Special Olympics!

The Eye Center at Jackson volunteered at the 2015 Special Olympics held at Villanova University on November 7th and 8th. Dr. Scombordi, Dr. Raghu and Salus University students performed eye exams on the athletes and glasses were made onsite by our staff and volunteers. Check out the pictures here


Are your eyelashes making you ILL?

Are your eyelashes making you ILL? Scientists calculate the optimal lash length to prevent dry and dusty eyes - and the same research could help Mars rovers

Read more.

Ortho-K one of the safest ways to control myopia

OVC one of the safest ways to control myopia! Read more about it here!...

Overnight Vision Correction Success!

Ryan is seeing 20/20 without glasses, contacts or surgery thanks to Overnight Vision Correction!

Indian doctor creates contact lenses with 24-carat gold

Indian Doctor Creates Cotnact Lenses with 24-Carat Gold

Fashion gone too far? Read about it here.

Another Orth-K Success!

Another Overnight Vision Correction (orthokeratology) success! Aarnav is seeing 20/15 thanks to OVC! Schedule your free consultation today to see if you are a candidate.

First Pair of Glasses!

Dr. Raghu's adorable son, Luke, watching his first pair of glasses being made!

Vision Expo East!

The team went to Vision Expo on March 20th! Check out our pictures from the event on Facebook!

Google Review Contest!

Review us on Google+ and win a pair of Lacoste or Kate Spade sunglasses!

Thanks to everyone who showed up!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Breakfast at the Eye Center designer eyewear show! Check out our pictures from the event on Facebook!

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Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Happy Cinco de Mayo from The Eye Center at Jackson!

Wear Your Sunglasses This Summer!

Make Sunglasses as Common as Sunscreen for Kids

It's sunglasses season! Read why it's important for you and your children to wear sunglasses this summer!

Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day from the Eye Center at Jackson!

Flex Spending

Don't forget to use your Flex Spending or Health Saving Account dollars before they expire!!

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The most comfortable contact lens EVER!

Eye Expo

We did some shopping at the world's largest Eye Expo!

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Frames for Families

Frames for Families!
Bring in a pair of your old glasses to be donated to the Lions Club and receive $100 towards a brand new pair!

Holiday Designer Eyewear Show

Google+ Contest Winner!

Here's our Google contest winner, Katie! Check out her new Kate Spade frames!

MLB Eyewear Now Available!

Wear What the Players Wear! Major League Baseball Eyewear Now Available! Mention Code: MLB and Receive 10% off* Free Poster with any Nike or Oakley Purchase! *Restrictions May Apply....

Frames for Families 2011

Come in and donate an old pair of complete glasses for $100 off your next pair!

Westlake Events

During the week of June 4th, Dr. Raghu will be involved with Westlake events! Come check out The Eye Center at Jackson information table at the Business Expo on Monday, June 4th.  Also, Dr. Raghu will be participating in the Westlake Golf Fundraiser for Prostate Cancer on Wednesday, June 6th.  Come out and show your support!

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The Eye Center at Jackson staff volunteers at the Special Olympics!

Business Expo!

On Thursday, November 8th Stop by The Eye Center's table at the Four Seasons South Knolls Business Expo from 5:30-7:30 for information and give-a-ways!

Fifteen traffic-stopping sunglasses

This is the season for cat eye seductresses and smart geometric shapes. Look into the future through tinted lenses or fly there on your sunglasses' wings. When it comes to kooky and traffic-stopping shades, this season delivers.

Designer Eyewear Show!

Exclusive discounts up to 50% off on December 13th, 2-8pm.

Don’t be like BOB!

Make sure you get your yearly eye exam and keep your eyes healthy.
Call us to today to schedule an appointment!

Happy Thanksgiving!

We'd like to wish all of our patients and their families a happy and safe Thanksgiving!




Our newest, most durable and comfortable eyeglasses are in! Watch this amazing youtube video on OVVO Optics...


Introducing: Miraflex!

Comfortable, durable, flexible frames for infants!

Daddy’s Day Deal

Happy Father's Day!

*Restrictions may apply.

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No problem with our WOW Warranty!

Enter to win a FREE pair of Oakley Sunglasses!

Happy 4th of July!
Celebrate with a nice pair of shades! Just take our short quiz and enter to win $150 toward your choice of Oakley Sunglasses!



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Designer Eyewear Show


State-of-the-art treatment for cataracts is just a phone call away!


Its Here! Our New Optos Daytona!

It's here! Introducing our new retinal imaging technology!

Look what was delivered today!!

Gorgeous Flowers !

Girl Scouts Came to Visit Troop 186

Our new i wellness (OCT) detects, Glaucoma and Macular Degeneration 75% faster

Welcome to our office!



Welcome our newest family member, Charlotte Katherine!

Congratulations to Annette and Brian!


Come see our new Oakleys!

New Transitions Graphite Green is here!

The historic G15 lens (used in WW II) is now available in Transitions!

Come try our new colored contacts by Air Optix!

Come try our new colored contacts by Air Optix or upload a pic and use the Color Studio at

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Come see our new Michael Kors frames!

9/11 Tribute

Special Delivery!

We made a special delivery to one of our favorite patients today, Albert! We hope he's happy with his brand new frames!


The Visioffice 2! We're the first office in NJ to have this piece of state of the art equipment for taking the most accurate glasses measurements possible.

Dr. James

“If playing basketball didn't pan out the way it has so far, I would have gone to optometry school,” proclaimed James. “It would’ve given me the ability to stay close to home and spend more time with my family.”

Well Lebron, Dr. Raghu wouldn't mind playing for the Cavaliers for a while ...


Dr. Raghu gave a seminar on children's eye health and Overnight Vision Correction this weekend!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Help support Breast Cancer Research when you come into the Eye Center!

Optometrist Prime

Look what we found in the Sunday paper

Use Your Flex Spending!

The time to use your flex benefits is running out! Call to make an appointment today!



Book An Appointment

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