Myopia Control – Stop Nearsightedness from Getting Worse

Myopia Control for Kids Myopia Control Myopia is also called nearsightedness.  To be nearsighted means that you are literally “near-sighted” — you can see nearby objects clearly, but distant objects look blurry.  Myopia is measured in units called diopters (D).  Eyeglasses and contact lenses that correct myopia start with a minus sign (–).   Myopia occurs…

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InfantSEE®

InfantSEE® Between the ages of 6 and 12 months, Dr. Vasilakos will provide your baby with a FREE vision and eye health assessment. During the Infant See examination, Dr. Vasilakos will be answering the following questions of your child: Does the patient history suggest a problem? Can the baby see? Are the eyes straight? Are…

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Contact Lenses

Contact Lenses  Why choose contact lenses? First, contact lenses provide excellent side, or peripheral, vision.  They don’t get fogged during the rainy weather.  Finally, contact lenses match everything you wear. A contact lens evaluation includes special tests that are not performed during a comprehensive eye examination.  Contact lenses are medical devices, regulated by the FDA,…

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Adult Eye Examination

Adult Eye Examination Since many eye and vision problems have no signs or symptoms, an adult eye examination is important of preventative eye health.  Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent vision loss.  For example, glaucoma can cause gradual peripheral vision loss without sensation. According to the American Optometric Association, adults between the ages of…

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What is Vision Therapy?

What is Vision Therapy? Vision therapy is much like “physical therapy”, but rather than treating the muscles of the body, it works on the eyes and visual system.  It is an invaluable tool that has changed not only our patients’ vision, but has improved many related areas of their lives as well. The first step…

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Meet Dr. Laura

Meet Dr. Vasilakos Dr. Laura Vasilakos, or “Dr. Laura” as many call her, is a friendly, compassionate listener attentive to your vision care needs.  She enjoys examining infants and children with a fun, creative style. Dr. Laura understands that there is more to vision than just seeing 20/20.  As a former teacher, she is very…

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