Portland Eye Health

Unique and Iconic Kala Eyewear at Eye Department; Eye Care & Eyewear

Kala Eyewear is handmade in California and shown in Portland, Oregon at Eye Department. We've enjoyed getting to work with this eyewear collection. Here we have selected a new metal frame for Angela to showcase. Angela joined Eye Department as the Patient Care Coordinator after several years working in franchised optical shops. As a Pre-Optometry [...]

By |2018-09-24T10:03:41+00:00September 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unique and Iconic Kala Eyewear at Eye Department; Eye Care & Eyewear

How to Care For and Clean Your Eyewear

Care and Cleaning Instructions 1) Wash your hands thoroughly with lotion free soap before touching your lenses. Transferring dirt, oils or lotion may smudge, scratch or smear eyeglass #lenses - 2) Clean your eyeglasses #daily when #EyeDepartment lens cleaning solution. This cleaning solution is alcohol free and approved for treating lenses with #antireflective #transitions #mirror [...]

By |2017-12-05T14:09:15+00:00December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Care For and Clean Your Eyewear

HOW TO DEAL WITH EYE ALLERGIES IN PORTLAND

RELIEF FROM EYE ALLERGIES We are asked often about how to maintain healthy eyes as the seasons change. Similar to your overall health, there are plenty of steps you can take to maintain healthy eyes in changing environments. Being aware of how the environment affects your body is an important step. Changing seasons is one [...]

By |2017-10-04T14:49:01+00:00October 4th, 2017|Contact Lens, Disease, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Medical, Optometry|Comments Off on HOW TO DEAL WITH EYE ALLERGIES IN PORTLAND

WHAT CAUSES DRY EYES?

What Causes Dry Eyes? For patients with dry eye syndrome, their tear glands that moisturize the eye don’t produce enough tears, or their tears have a chemical composition that causes them to evaporate too quickly.  Lacrimal glands are located above each eyeball and they continuously supply tear fluid that's wiped across the surface of your [...]

By |2017-10-04T07:21:38+00:00October 4th, 2017|Contact Lens, Disease, Eye Health, Medical, Optometry|Comments Off on WHAT CAUSES DRY EYES?

HOW TO SAFELY VIEW THE SOLAR ECLIPSE IN PORTLAND, OREGON

On Monday, August, 21, 2017 a solar eclipse will be visible (weather permitting) across all of North America. If you are in Portland, Oregon you will be able to see a 99% solar eclipse. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon blocks any part of the Sun. The map below shows the path of [...]

By |2017-08-15T11:34:28+00:00August 15th, 2017|Eye Health, Medical, Optometry, Uncategorized|Comments Off on HOW TO SAFELY VIEW THE SOLAR ECLIPSE IN PORTLAND, OREGON

Portland Heat Wave Health Tips

One of the biggest hazards of heat waves is to health. People of all ages can suffer the effects of a heat wave, but the ill, very young, elderly, or overwieigh tend to be affected more severely. It is important to follow the warnings, advisory and health tips to stay healthy during these extreme heat [...]

By |2017-08-03T00:20:13+00:00August 2nd, 2017|Disease, EyeDepartment, Medical, Sunglasses, Treatment|Comments Off on Portland Heat Wave Health Tips

Schedule to Win – Ray Ban Sunglasses Raffle

RAY BAN SUNGLASSES RAFFLE MARCH 2017 Eye Department is raffling plano Ray Ban Sunglasses for you and your friends! Win big when you have an eye exam at Eye Department; Eye Care & Eyewear and two of your friends, family or co-workers mention you when they schedule their own eye exam appointment with Portland [...]

By |2017-06-27T15:07:27+00:00March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Schedule to Win – Ray Ban Sunglasses Raffle

What is dry eye syndrome and what are the signs and symptoms for dry eyes?

What is dry eye syndrome and what are the signs and symptoms for dry eyes? What is dry eye? Dry eye occurs when the eye does not produce tears properly, or when the tears are not of the correct consistency and evaporate too quickly. In addition, inflammation of the surface of the eye may occur along [...]

By |2017-10-04T08:43:25+00:00October 18th, 2016|Contact Lens, Disease, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Medical, Optometry|Comments Off on What is dry eye syndrome and what are the signs and symptoms for dry eyes?

Why are Maui Jim sunglasses better than the rest?

Maui Jim Sunglasses are better than the rest? Maui Jim are known for delivering some of the best sunglasses on the market today. If you are looking for Maui Jim sunglasses in Portland Oregon, you should strongly consider going to Eye Department in the authorized Maui Jim stockist in SW Portland, Oregon so that [...]

By |2017-06-27T15:13:20+00:00September 1st, 2016|Brands, Designer Frames, Eye Fashion, Eye Health, EyeDepartment, Eyewear, Sunglasses|Comments Off on Why are Maui Jim sunglasses better than the rest?

Barton Perreira Betty Eyeglasses

Barton Perreira Betty 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 one [...]

By |2016-05-10T16:39:54+00:00May 10th, 2016|Brands, Designer Frames, Eye Fashion, EyeDepartment, Eyewear, New Arrivals|Comments Off on Barton Perreira Betty Eyeglasses