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IS IT OK TO WEAR TORN OR RIPPED CONTACT LENSES?

IS IT OK TO WEAR TORN OR RIPPED CONTACT LENSES? It can be very frustrating when a contact lens tears or is damaged. A torn contact would be uncomfortable on your eyes but not only that, it may also cause harm to your eye. Do not attempt to insert the torn or damaged lens into [...]

By |2017-10-26T20:25:28+00:00March 31st, 2016|Contact Lens, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Eyewear, Optometry, Treatment, Uncategorized|Comments Off on IS IT OK TO WEAR TORN OR RIPPED CONTACT LENSES?

Barton Perreira Mary Jane Eyeglasses

Barton Perreira Mary Jane Eyeglasses Frame in Focus Portland Eyewear The Barton Perreira eyeglass collection is stunning to say the least. The Barton Perreira brand is designed by Patty Perreira, led by Bill Barton and dedicated to luxury. Patty is one of if not the most prolific eyewear designers in the world and Bill is [...]

By |2016-05-10T15:52:33+00:00March 29th, 2016|Designer Frames, Eye Fashion, EyeDepartment, Eyewear, New Arrivals, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Barton Perreira Mary Jane Eyeglasses

What is the difference between a vision screening and an eye exam?

What’s the difference between a vision screening and an eye exam? There is a big difference between a vision screening and an eye exam. A vision screening is very basic and eye exams by Dr. Annie Bacon are very thorough. A vision screening is generally performed by a school nurse or pediatrician. According to American [...]

By |2016-06-22T05:10:47+00:00March 28th, 2016|Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Medical, Optometry, Treatment|Comments Off on What is the difference between a vision screening and an eye exam?

Pink Eye Facts

Pink Eye Facts  Pink eye is one of the most common and treatable eye conditions in children and adults; about 3 million cases of pink eye occur in the United States each year. Treatment is not always needed and the course of treatment depends on the underlying cause. What is Pink Eye? Pink eye, also [...]

By |2016-03-17T08:36:52+00:00March 15th, 2016|Disease, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Medical, Optometry, Treatment|Comments Off on Pink Eye Facts

Nine Habits for Healthy Eyes

Nine Habits for Healthy Eyes We are asked often about how to maintain healthy eyes as we age. Similar to your overall health, there are plenty of steps you can take to maintain healthy eyes. Aging is a natural process and one of the only guarantees in life. By making a conscious effort to maintain [...]

By |2016-03-15T12:25:12+00:00March 1st, 2016|Brands, Contact Lens, Disease, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Medical, Optometry|Comments Off on Nine Habits for Healthy Eyes

How to take care of contact lenses

How to take care of contact lenses Dr. Annie Bacon and Eye Department in Portland, Oregon thoroughly enjoy working with contact lens patients in Portland, Oregon. It is important to understand how to take care of contact lenses. Contact lenses can be an excellent option or tool for many patients. Contact lenses are great for [...]

By |2016-03-21T14:14:07+00:00February 22nd, 2016|Brands, Contact Lens, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Eyewear, New Arrivals, Optometry, Treatment|Comments Off on How to take care of contact lenses

Barton Perreira Cassady

Barton Perreira Cassady: A Frame in Focus at Eye Department in Portland, Oregon Barton Perreira Cassady | Portland Eye Department Barton Perreira Cassady eyeglasses provide an insight into the broader Barton Perreira eyeglass collection. They are a beautiful and elegant piece that sit ideally below the eyebrow line with a soft architecture. The Barton Perreira [...]

By |2016-03-02T15:39:47+00:00November 8th, 2015|Designer Frames, Eye Fashion, Eyewear|Comments Off on Barton Perreira Cassady

GLASSES CARE & CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS

Portland Optometrist Annie Bacon - Eye Department eye care and eyewear Portland, Oregon When you make an investment in quality eyewear, you will want to invest time in properly cleaning and caring for your new eyeglasses. Taking a careful approach will keep your glasses clear and scratch free. Below are some easy tips and reminders [...]

By |2016-07-20T15:28:33+00:00October 30th, 2015|Eyeglass Care and Cleaning|Comments Off on GLASSES CARE & CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS

Eye Care at Kralanh Referral Hospital, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Eye Care at Kralanh Referral Hospital, Siem Reap, Cambodia. As we drove up the dirt road up to Kralanh Referral Hospital near Siem Reap, I recognized the lines of people wearing white-gauze eye patches. I had seen many in the days leading up to this during pre-op evaluations. Most of the patients stayed the night [...]

By |2015-11-08T19:30:21+00:00February 6th, 2015|Disease, Eye Health, Medical, Optometry, Treatment|Comments Off on Eye Care at Kralanh Referral Hospital, Siem Reap, Cambodia

SEVA Cambodia Eye Care Program: Angkor Hospital for Children

Portland Optometrist Annie Bacon - Eye Department eye care and eyewear Portland, Oregon Eye Care from Portland to Cambodia: Angkor Hospital for Children in Siem Reap, Cambodia supported by SEVA Foundation.   The flight from Portland, Oregon to Seoul, South Korea was long and uneventful. When we got to Seoul, we were shepherded through a [...]

By |2016-06-22T05:18:51+00:00January 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SEVA Cambodia Eye Care Program: Angkor Hospital for Children