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Protecting Your Vision The Importance of Certified Eye Protection in the Workplace

March 11th, 2024. Posted by Dr. Shah

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month Workplace eye injuries are a significant and preventable occupational hazard that can have serious consequences for individuals and businesses alike. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, approximate...

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Healthy Vision Month: Nurturing Your Eyes for a Lifetime of Clear Sight

May 9th, 2023. Posted by Dr. Shah

May is Healthy Vision Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of maintaining good eye health and encouraging individuals to take proactive steps in preserving their vision. Our eyes are precious organs that enable us to perc...

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Mental Health & Vision

April 5th, 2023. Posted by Dr. Shah

April is Mental Health Awareness Month so we decided to explore the link between you mental health & your vision. There is evidence to suggest that there may be a link between mental health and vision. While the exact nature of this link is not fully...

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The Impact of Weather on Your Eyes

March 15th, 2023. Posted by Dr. Shah

Weather can have various effects on your eyes, as the environment around you can impact the health and comfort of your eyes. Here are some ways weather can affect your eyes: Dryness: In dry weather conditions, such as during winter or in arid clim...

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General Eye Care

March 10th, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

When you think about your health, you think about your heart, blood pressure and eating right. One thing you might not consider is the health of your eyes. Your eyes are always working for you, so it is important that you take care of them. Here are ...

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General Eye Care in the News: Breakthrough in AMD Treatment Announced

March 3rd, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

Age-related macular degeneration is one health problem that many seniors fear and with good reason. It robs individuals of their ability to see properly. At least that was the case until now. We've been following general eye care news and are happy t...

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Your First Trip to the Optical Boutique

February 17th, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

Choosing a pair of glasses for the first time can be a daunting task. At Beach Eye Medical Group, we have an optical boutique that has an extensive selection of glasses to choose from, as well as a helpful staff to aid you in selecting the perfect pa...

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6 Common Eye Problems

October 13th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

At some point throughout your lifetime, its very possible that you will experience some sort of vision loss. While it can happen in your youth, as you age certain types of eye disorders become more common. Eyesight is one of the most valued senses, a...

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8 Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Eyes

August 27th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

Your eyes are very important in many aspects, and losing your vision can be very difficult to adjust too. So how come when people focus on increasing their health, they neglect their eyes! Taking care of your eyes is a necessity, and even small simpl...

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Bad Eyesight? Here Are Symptoms You Should Never Ignore.

July 16th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

While many eye related problems start to appear with age, there are many symptoms that point to a more serious problem and should never be ignored. If you experience any of these you should immediately contact your optometrist or ophthalmologist. 1....

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