Reading an eye chart mounted or projected on a wall is a standard part of every visit to the optometrist today, but it wasn't always that way. Centuries ago, practitioners struggled to measure vis ...View Article
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If you find yourself struggling to see when the sun is extremely bright outdoors, getting a pair of sunglasses is an option. Picking out the perfect pair of sunglasses can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you normally wear glasses to help with your vision. Heading to Spectrum Eye Physicians is a beneficial way to get a pair of sunglasses you will be sure to love. Here are some tips to keep in mind when selecting sunglasses is an event you are about to embark upon.
Sunglasses are beneficial when bright sunlight is present. They shade the eyes, making it easier to be able to see your surroundings. They also protect your eyes from harmful ultraviolet rays. Many find that wearing sunglasses is extremely helpful when engaging in sporting activities or when there is a need to concentrate on the road when driving. If you fail to protect your eyes from harmful rays, a variety of eye troubles can arise. This includes blurred vision, a gritty feeling in the eyes, redness of the eyes, and vision loss.
Wearing prescription sunglasses is a wonderful option if you require lenses to correct your vision. Prescription sunglasses are manufactured with tinted lenses so protection is always available when bright conditions are present. You have the option of picking out lenses where tint becomes darker as sunlight becomes brighter. Alternately, lenses with a tint in place at all times can be an option.
Taking a visit to our facility to pick out sunglasses is the best option available when tinted lenses are needed. Our representatives are available to help you select a pair of frames that fit your face shape, giving you an overall polished appearance when wearing protective lenses. Our staff is ready to make recommendations about the style of frames to select as well as helping you choose the best lens type to give you protection for your lifestyle activities.
Making an appointment with Spectrum Eye Physicians for an evaluation of your vision is the first step required to get a pair of sunglasses for protection. An assessment is conducted right at our facility to determine your prescription strength. We offer a variety of designer frames as well as lens tint options. Contact our staff through our main phone, 408-884-2215, to set up an appointment with our optometrist today