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Dr. Lara Hubbard

Dr. Lara Hubbard joined the practice in September of 2013 and will be seeing patients along with Dr. Charlene Burnett. Dr. Charlene has every confidence in Dr. Hubbard. She is smart and compassionate, and will continue the same level of care that the Burnetts have strived for over the past 32+ years.

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Dr. Fred

Just to let our patients and friends know, Dr. Fred passed away from advanced lung cancer on October 1, 2013. Dr. Lara Hubbard has joined the practice and will be seeing patients. Dr. Charlene has every confidence in Dr. Hubbard. She is smart and compassionate, and will continue the same level of care that the…

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New 1 Day Acuvue TruEye is Here!

The first and only silicone hydrogel daily disposable contact lens is coming from Vistakon to give you a near “no-Lens” experience.  We now have our diagnostic lenses!  This lens promotes 1) comfort, 2) white, healthy looking eyes, 3) the highest level of UV protection available in a contact lens, and 4) the freshness, health and hygience of…

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New Crizal Sapphire–the Clearest No Glare Lens Ever Created!

Find out about the newest lens in the Crizal family of anti-glare lenses.  The Crizal Sapphire feautures the Enhanced Light Transmission (ELT) System.  Check it out at http://www.crizalusa.com/Products/Crizal-Sapphire-Scotchgard-Protector/Pages/default.aspx.  Always remember we provide a minimum of a two year warranty with our Crizal line of anti-reflective lenses.  

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New Developments in Contact Lenses for Dry Eyes!

We are having great success with the family of Ciba Vision Air Optix Aqua lenses.  Tricomfort Technology, including breathability, moisture retention and deposit resistance is solving problems for our patients.  Read more at Air Optix!

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ESSILOR VISOFFICE “S” SERIES LENSES

BEGINNING IN THE WINTER OF 2013, WE WILL BE OFFERING THE ESSILOR VISOFFICE “S” SERIES LENSES WHICH OFFER “LIMITLESS VISION” , INCLUDING “4D” TECHNOLOGY.  4D TECHNOLOGY IS A REVOLUTION IN PERSONALIZATION, INCORPORATING THE NEWEST IN LENS TECHNOLOGY IN PROGRESSIVE LENSES.

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More Choices for Presbyopic Patients in Contact Lenses!

Not only do we utilize the Bausch and Lomb Soflens Multifocal and Purevision Multifocal lenses as well as the Coopervision Proclear Multifocal, but we now have new choices for patients who are tired of reading glasses or monovision with their contact lenses. The Proclear Multifocal Toric  is available to correct astigmatism as well as providing reading correction. …

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Beware of Illegal Sales of Cosmetic Colored Contact Lenses!

A video segment and website posting from WRAL TV in Durham, NC, (www.wral.com/lifestyles/healthteam/story/7539699/), identifies the dangers of buying cosmetic colorerd contact lenses from small markets, beauty supply stores, gas stations, and internet sites.  Illegal selling of these contacts has gone on in West Tennessee as well.  You only get one pair of eyes, so please…

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Bionic Eyes in the Future?

The Wall Street Journal (blogs.wsj.com/venturecapital/2010/04/26/bionic-eye-companies-set-sights-on-next-generation-of-vision-tech/) reports that three companies–Second Sight Medical, Nano Retina Inc., and Optobionics Corp. are developing devices to transmit visual images to the retina for people with limited vision.  Geordi’s visor from Star Trek might not be too far off in the future…or even in a distant galaxy…

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