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5 Tips for Preventing Contact Lens Related Eye Infections Jul 9th, 2019

If you’re new to contact lenses, then you have questions. You might be wondering how to put them in and remove them, or what the difference is between hard and soft contact lenses. But one question is often overlooked: how do you prevent eye infections that can be brought on...

How to Select the Most Flattering Frames for Your Face Jun 18th, 2019

If eyeglasses were simply for correcting your vision, there wouldn’t be such an extensive selection of frames to complement your style and personality. Here at Eye Care Solutions in Milton, Georgia, Dr. Vishal Patel’s first priority is to keep your eyes healthy and help you see clearly with your new...

Eye Makeup - Do It Right! Mar 1st, 2019

Many people, both men and women, rely on cosmetics for various reasons.  For some it's a much needed boost of confidence that can lead to better performance on the job.  For others, applying makeup is either a profession or just a hobby.  I mean who doesn’t like to play dress...

What to Expect From a Comprehensive Eye Exam Dec 10th, 2018

Going to the eye doctor is important. And it’s more than reading letters of the alphabet and following a bright light. At Eye Care Solutions, Vishal Patel, OD, and his team conduct comprehensive eye exams to keep your vision healthy. A comprehensive eye exam evaluates many different aspects of your...

When You Should Consider Seeing an Optometrist For Your Dry Eyes Nov 13th, 2018

If you have never heard of Dry Eye disease, you might be surprised to learn that it affects millions of people across the country each year. Affecting more women than men, Dry Eye afflicts nearly 5 million people according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Should you be among those...

Our Eyes in The Digital Era Oct 30th, 2018

Digital devices have become a necessary and integral part of our lives. We use them at work, home and at school. They even live in our pockets. We’re constantly texting, researching, working, and social media-ing on our smartphones. Many of us have replaced traditional books with them, opting for tablets...

What a LASIK Evaluation Entails Oct 26th, 2018

What does a LASIK evaluation entail? This is a common question we receive from patients who visit Eye Care Solutions. During this comprehensive eye examination, our optometrist will evaluate and determine the health of your eye. At the same time, he will assess your eyeglasses prescription and make sure that...

How to Tell if Your Itchy Red Eyes Are Signs of an Allergy or Infection? Sep 22nd, 2018

If you suffer from hay fever, you know it can be annoying. The red, watery, and itchy eyes, as well as the sneezing, can be enough to drive nearly anyone crazy! But how do you know it’s not something else causing your red, watery, and itchy eyes?It’s allergy season again!It’s...

8 Tips to Avoid Contact Lens-Related Eye Infections Aug 22nd, 2018

What Causes Eye Infections?As many as one in every five contact lens-related eye infections have been linked to severe eye damage, according to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Eye infections are caused by harmful bacteria, fungi and viruses that enter and invade the area...

The Importance of Wearing Sunglasses and How to Choose the Best Ones for You Jul 17th, 2018

While it’s no secret that style, fit, and cost are primary considerations for most people when buying sunglasses, they’re much more than just as classic fashion accessory. Of course you want your sunglasses to look good, but you also want them to function properly. Besides helping you see better on...