2020 Holiday Hours:

December – Safe Toys ad Celebrations Month

Wednesday, December 30: Office OPEN Normal Hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 – 5:00 pm

Thursday, December 31: New Year’s Eve – Both Offices CLOSE at 5:00 pm

 

2021 Holiday Hours:

 

Friday, January 1, 2021 - Happy New Year!

  • BOTH Offices CLOSED

January – Glaucoma Awareness Month

 

February – Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

 

March – Workplace Eye Wellness Month

Sunday, March 14: Daylight Savings Begins

April – Sports Eye Safety Month

 

May – Healthy Vision Month

Friday, May 28: - OPEN normal business hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 - 5:00 pm

Saturday, May 29: - OPEN normal business hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 - Noon
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 - Noon

Monday, May 31: Memorial Day - Both Offices CLOSED

June – Fireworks Eye Safety and Cataract Awareness Month

 

July - UV Safety Month

Saturday, July 4: Both Offices CLOSED

August – Children’s Eye Health Safety Month

 

September – Healthy Aging Month

Monday, September 6: Labor Day - Both Offices CLOSED

October – Halloween Safety Month

 

November - Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

Sunday, November 7: Daylight Savings Ends

Thursday, November 25: Thanksgiving - Both Offices CLOSED

Friday, November 26: OPEN normal business hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 - 6:00 pm
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 - 5:00 pm

Saturday, November 27: Office OPEN Normal Hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 - Noon
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 - Noon

December – Safe Toys ad Celebrations Month

Friday, December 24: Christmas Eve – BOTH Offices OPEN

Saturday, December 25: Christmas – BOTH Offices CLOSED

Monday, December 27: Office OPEN Normal Hours

  • Vestal Office Open 7:00 - 6;00 pm
  • Sidney Office Open 8:00 – 5:00 pm
Friday, December 31: New Year’s Eve – Both Offices CLOSE at 5:00 pm

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The Background

Over the last several years, research has indicated a strong correlation between the presence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and glaucoma. Information from some of these pivotal studies is presented below.

Did you...

Do you have family members with eye-related conditions?

The two main eye diseases in adults that have a genetic link are glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Glaucoma is a deterioration of the optic nerve caused by pressure...

Itching, burning, watering, red, irritated, tired eyes... what is a person to do? The symptoms aforementioned are classic sign of Dry Eye Syndrome (DES), which affects millions of adults and children. With increased screen time in all age groups,...

There have been studies undertaken over the past several years to try and understand if there are any of our day-to-day activities that either help or hurt the management of glaucoma.

Most of the studies demonstrated very little impact on the...

Visual Field

The visual field test is designed to see how well you see outside of the center part of your vision (peripheral vision).

When we test your vision on the basic eye chart it is only testing how well you see right in the center...

In light of the holiday season, here are our top 10 eye care jokes.

1) What do you call a blind deer? No Eye Deer!

2) What do you call a blind deer with no legs? Still No Eye Deer!

3) Why do eye doctors live long lives? Because they...

Your Eyes Are A Precious Gift--Protect Them During The Holidays

“I want an official Red Ryder, carbine action, two-hundred shot range model air rifle!”

“No, you'll shoot your eye out.”

This line from “A Christmas Story” is one of the...

Christmas is one of the most joyful times of the year... thoughts of cookies, decorations, family gatherings, and toys abound. Birthday parties for kids add to the list of wonderful memories as well. But there are a few toys that may not make...

If you were to do a Google news search for sports-related eye injuries today, chances are you'd find multiple recent stories about some pretty scary eye injuries.  Whether they are professionals, high school or college athletes, or kids in...

What does blood in the back of the eye signify, anyway?

It could be a retinal vein occlusion, an ocular disorder that can occur in older people where the blood vessels to the retina are blocked.

The retina is the back part of the eye where...

And old Creek Indian proverb states, "We warm our hands by the fires we did not build, we drink the water from the wells we did not dig, we eat the fruit of the trees we did not plant, and we stand on the shoulders of giants who have gone before...

The word “astigmatism” is used so much in the optometric world that most people have talked about it when discussing their eye health with their doctor.

“Astigmatism” comes from the Greek “a” - meaning “without” - and “stigma” - meaning “a...

Knowing the difference between the various specialties in the eye care industry can be confusing, especially given the fact that they all start with the same letter and in many ways sound alike.

So, here’s a breakdown of the different monikers...

Not everyone understands the importance of sunglasses when the weather turns cold.

Polarized sunglasses are usually associated with Summer, but in some ways it is even more important to wear protective glasses during the Winter.

It’s...

Diabetic retinopathy is an eye condition that can affect the retina of people who have diabetes.

The retina is the light-sensitive tissue that lines the back of the eye, and it detects light that is then processed as an image by the brain....

There are certain eye conditions where an injection into your eye might be recommended.

Injections into the eye, specifically into the vitreous or gel-filled cavity of the eye, are called intravitreal injections.

In Part 1 of "You Want to...

There are some eye conditions where your doctor might recommend an eye injection as a treatment option.

Injections into the eye, specifically into the vitreous or gel-filled cavity of the eye, are called intravitreal...