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How many pairs of glasses do you actually need?

The four different types of glasses should be considered!

First: Sunglasses

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Much more then a fashion accessory, you should also know that they are the FIRST line of defense for your sight against the UV rays of the sun!

Second: Sports Glasses

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You also can incorporate different types of sunglasses for the outdoors!

Especially for sports like skiing! These goggles are types of glasses that are made with safety shields and eye guards made of stronger materials. They are great for ultimate impact resistance and durability!

Third: Reading Glasses

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Did you know there is a normal vision progression called presbyopia? It means it is TIME for a an eye exam to possibly need a prescription for reading glasses!

This is when you get to the point in your life when you are squinting to make out the words on a daily occurrence!

Fourth: Computer Glasses

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More and more we are becoming dependable on our digital devices for work, for play for most things in today's world!

We are seeing more digital eye strain which include symptoms such as: blurred vision, dry and irritated eyes headache and light sensitivity! SO how can you prevent it?

More eye doctors are recommending to explore glasses with a blue light screening component! This screening component protects high energy visible blue light and UV radiation transmitted from the computer screens.

Ready to come check out our latest glasses just in?! Coach, Nike, Tory Burch and much more! Inquire with us: (617) 387-1904

As your eye care provider and friend, I hope that you and your family have been safe and healthy during this unprecedented and challenging time of COVID-19.

I am pleased to announce that we have reopened our office on Monday, June 8, 2020, and hope that you will return soon as our patient.

To assure your safety, and that of our staff, we have put in place the following procedures in accordance with state and federal COVID-19 re-opening guidelines:

  1. All patients will be seen by appointment only. This includes exams, eyeglass dispensing, and contact lens dispensing.
  1. All patients and staff must wear face masks and use hand sanitizer upon entering the office. Your remote temperature and pulse ox will also be taken upon arrival.
  1. The staff area has been reconfigured with plexiglass barriers to enhance social distancing.
  1. Only 1 person will be allowed in the office at a time.
  1. Upon arrival, call us at 617-387-1904 from your cell phone and we will open the door.
  1. We will ask questions about signs/symptoms of any illness, as well as recent overseas travel, and contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19. Please do not be offended; this is for everyone’s safety.
  1. All equipment and the reception area will be sanitized between appointments.

Thank you for your support and cooperation as we go through this challenging reopening process together to respect and protect each other’s safety and health. Let me know if you have any additional concerns that we can address to assure your next visit is one you can feel confident about.

Please contact the office at 617-387-1904 to schedule your appointment.

We have recently updated our office!

I look forward to seeing you again soon, and until then, be well and stay healthy.

Dr. Shwon & Mindy Shwom