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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our Practice.

New Year, New Specs!

Check out Angelina and her new specs! She was thrilled to pick them up today!...

Why Do I Love Orthokeratology and CRT Therapy?

I am a wearer of Orthokeratology lenses myself.  I started doing corneal reshaping in 2012 in Optometry school. Ever since, I have had clear vision in both the daytime and nighttime without the hassle of contacts during the day. Though rare, I've always been concerned about the risks associated with...

“My Child Sees Fine”

In regards to adults and children alike, most people assume that because someone can see clearly, their eyes are healthy. While most diseased eyes typically present with a visual issue, there are a myriad of things that can be affecting somebody with no visual symptoms.  Retinal detachments are the pathology...

Saying Goodbye to Kinder, And Hello to Clearer!

Check out Baylee and her new specs!  Baylee's favorite color is purple!... But also pink... And probably blue too. Many school aged children have near vision issues that don't result in blurry vision that we think about when we look far away.  The eyes can struggle to see up close...

Our Grand Opening in the Books!

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for our Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Friday, April 5th at West Side Preventative EyeCare in Beachcliff Market Square! We had a great turn out and even a better time! The event was hosted by Bausch and Lomb, catered...

Preventative? Eyecare?

Many people are starting to ask, "What is Preventative Eyecare?" It's an extremely valid question. Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. When is the last time you've had your blood sugar checked? More importantly, when was the last time your HbA1c was checked? These numbers...

Dr. Hooper Shares His Top 3 Eye Health Tips!

Dr. Hooper joins Team IBB once again to share what he thinks is necessary to keep your eyes healthy! [Auto-Generated Transcript] [Music] welcome back to the bonus video with dr. Ryan Hooper aka dr. age and we're gonna go through your top three keys to eye health or eye success...

Dr. Hooper Joins Team IBB for Part 3 of His Idea of Success

Dr. Hooper joins Team IBB once again to give part 3 on his view of success in the workplace, relationships, and beyond. [Auto-Generated Transcript] [Music]welcome back to dr. right Hooper's hashtag IBB top three keys of success and we put a little twist because it's dr. H's top three H's...

Myopia Epidemic

Myopia, or nearsighted, rates are increasing at an alarming rate.  More people than ever are flocking to their nearest optometrist and booking appointments for contact lenses and eyeglasses due to myopia.    Orthokeratology is a tool we as Optometrists can use to reduce the dependence of patients on eyeglasses...

Dr. Hooper Sits Down With Team IBB To Define Success – Part 2

Dr. Hooper joins Team IBB once again to give part 2 on his view of success in the workplace, relationships, and beyond. [Auto-Generated Transcript] [Music] welcome back we are here for part two of the hashtag IBB top three trilogy with the one and only dr. H and he's sharing...

Dr. Hooper Sits Down With Team IBB to Define Success

Dr. Hooper sits down with James Schleicher to discuss his views on success! View the full video by clicking the link above! Auto-Generated Transcript [Music] what's going on everybody we are here with dr. Ryan Hooper aka dr. H and he's here to share with us his hashtag IBB top...

Welcome to our New Website

We invite you to take a look around our new site to get to know our practice and learn about eye and vision health. You will find a wealth of information about our optometrists, our staff and our services, as well as facts and advice about how to take care...

Pink, Stinging Eyes?

Conjunctivitis, also called pink eye, is one of the most frequently seen eye diseases, especially in kids. It can be caused by viruses, bacteria or even allergies to pollen, chlorine in swimming pools, and ingredients in cosmetics, or other irritants, which touch the eyes. Some forms of conjunctivitis might be...

Exercise and Your Eye Health

Regular exercise is an essential component of overall health and wellness. It is proven that exercise reduces sickness and disease; it increases strength, immunity, and mental health; and it also helps regulate bodily functions and maintain a healthy weight. Research shows that exercise can lower our risk of chronic conditions...

Progressive Myopia: When Your Child’s Vision Keeps Getting Worse

What Is Progressive Myopia? Nearsightedness or myopia is one of the most prevalent eye disorders worldwide and its incidence is increasing. In fact by 2050, myopia is projected to affect half of the world’s population! Many children diagnosed with nearsightedness (myopia) experience a consistent worsening of their vision as they...

The Dangers of An Online Eye Test

An online eye test may seem like a convenient way to check your vision or get an eyeglass prescription but beware, these tests aren’t all they are chocked up to be. In fact, they may even be dangerous.  What is an online eye test really testing?  An online eye test...