November 12, 2018

BottomLine Health recently interviewed Dr. Marc Grossman, He is on of our Optometrist here at Somers Eye Center who specializes in Holistic Eye Care and Acupuncture.  In this Article, Dr. Marc Grossman discusses new technologies that should be part of every eye exam th...

October 2, 2018

Halloween is just weeks away and Halloween costumes are a hot topic.  At Somers Eye Center two questions we always hear around this time is do we sell Halloween Contacts? (Yes...Yes we do Click here) And is it safe to wear Halloween Contacts?  The answer to that i...

June 28, 2018

 Who do i see if I am having an issue with my eyes, eye wear, or sight?  This has been a challenge for most people out there who have some confusion over whether to see an Optometrist, Ophthalmologist, or Optician.  Lets take a look at what each one does and help you m...

June 13, 2018

If you wear glasses or contacts you may have looked at your prescription and wondered what do all those numbers mean?  

This article will help you decipher all parts of your prescription and discuss it knowledgeably with an optician when you're buying eyeglass...

June 6, 2018

Ladies you may be applying mascara daily, but did you know there are many dangers that lay in that tube of mascara.  

Mascara Expires

Many people who wear mascara have been told that they should replace this product every three months, but are not aware that cosmeti...

May 29, 2018

After coming back from a long holiday weekend I came across an article from Cliradex.com.  The article stated that a Doctor in China found hundreds of mites on a patients eyelids.  The patient, Ms. Xu , told Doctors she had suffered from itching, crusty, and inflamed e...

May 18, 2018

Eye mucus, like any other discharge, is an icky subject, being given less-than-charming nicknames like “eye gunk” or “eye boogers.”  Eye mucus is a sticky, yellow substance that collects in the corner of your eyes or along your eyelashes. A low level of eye discharge i...

May 3, 2018

 The condition is called Photokeratitis.  This occurs when ultraviolet(UV) rays damage the thin surface of the cornea.  It is a painful condition that can be prevented by wearing sunglasses year round when out doors.  

Sunlight is a main source of na...