Doctor Visits versus Online Eye Exams

Doctor Visits versus Online Eye Exams

Doctor Visits versus Online Eye Exams: How Do They Compare? Patients who wear glasses or contacts must have their prescriptions renewed once a year, but recently some have turned to online eye exams: a risky alternative to visiting the eye doctor in person. In an...
Sports Eye Safety

Sports Eye Safety

Seven Tips to Prevent Sport Related Eye Injuries Seven Tips to Prevent Sport Related Eye Injuries By Dr. Juan P. Fernandez de Castro, Board Certified Ophthalmologist and Cataract Surgeon, Eye Centers of Florida More than 40,000 patients visit the emergency room every...
ECOF Supports Our Veterans!

ECOF Supports Our Veterans!

ECOF Supports Our Veterans! Did you know that the state of Florida has the third highest population of U.S. military veterans of any state? Florida is also one of the states with the widest net of programs designed to support the education, employment, family life,...
“Bright” Ways to Protect Your Eyes at Work

“Bright” Ways to Protect Your Eyes at Work

“Bright” Ways to Protect Your Eyes at Work Did you know that 700,000 people injure their eyes at work each year? Workplace eye safety is something that isn’t often given the attention it deserves, at least outside of the standard precautions. See, most people know...