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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.’
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
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.
Although caffeine has a diuretic and drying effect, it also has tear-producing properties that can potentially lessen your dry eye symptoms.
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 can help people with presbyopia (age-related farsightedness) see clearly, whether focusing on close or distant objects.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Many parents who come into our practices consider their children’s myopia as a simple vision problem that needs correction.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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Visit us at The White Butterfly! This Thursday only! We will be performing on the spot glaucoma testing.
Come in and check out our newest additions to our Vera Wang Eyewear Collection!
New Frame Lines!
Help Us Donate to The Memorial Jaguar Band!!
We will donate a portion of your proceeds to benefit the students of the band!
This is the team at our holiday dinner. Happy holidays from all of us to you!
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? Scientists calculate the optimal lash length to prevent dry and dusty eyes - and the same research could help Mars rovers
Ryan is seeing 20/20 without glasses, contacts or surgery thanks to Overnight Vision Correction!
Indian Doctor Creates Cotnact Lenses with 24-Carat Gold
Fashion gone too far? Read about it here.
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.
Dr. Raghu's adorable son, Luke, watching his first pair of glasses being made!
The team went to Vision Expo on March 20th! Check out our pictures from the event on Facebook!
Review us on Google+ and win a pair of Lacoste or Kate Spade sunglasses!
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!
Happy Cinco de Mayo from The Eye Center at Jackson!
Happy Memorial Day from the Eye Center at Jackson!
THE BALL IS ABOUT THE DROP...
Don't forget to use your Flex Spending or Health Saving Account dollars before they expire!!
The most comfortable contact lens EVER!
We did some shopping at the world's largest Eye Expo!
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!
Here's our Google contest winner, Katie! Check out her new Kate Spade frames!
Come in and donate an old pair of complete glasses for $100 off your next pair!
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!
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!
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.
Exclusive discounts up to 50% off on December 13th, 2-8pm.
Make sure you get your yearly eye exam and keep your eyes healthy.
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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...
Comfortable, durable, flexible frames for infants!
Happy Father's Day!
20% OFF ALL MEN'S SUNGLASSES!
PLUS FREE GIFT FOR DAD!
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No problem with our WOW Warranty!
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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It's here! Introducing our new retinal imaging technology!
GO TEAM USA!
Congratulations to Annette and Brian!
The historic G15 lens (used in WW II) is now available in Transitions!
Come try our new colored contacts by Air Optix or upload a pic and use the Color Studio at AirOpticColors.com
Come see our new Michael Kors frames!
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.
“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!
Help support Breast Cancer Research when you come into the Eye Center!
Look what we found in the Sunday paper
The time to use your flex benefits is running out! Call to make an appointment today!