Trusting UV Stickers on “Bargain Sunglasses” is Like Trusting Home Security to Your Family Pet!

Do you trust your family’s sunglasses? It’s wise to be cautious when buying a bargain pair because what you see isn’t always what you get. All sunglasses are NOT created equal. For example, some lenses can actually increase the UV damage to your family’s eyes. Wearing lenses that don’t have enough UV protection can greatly increase risk of serious eye diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration later in life. It can also lead to skin wrinkles, under eye bags, “crow’s feet,” and skin cancer. Asking your eye doctor about sun-related eye damage is the best way to keep your family from wearing the wrong kind of sunglasses! For prescription and non-prescription (pla

Why Our Patients Choose Legacy Eyecare

In 2006, our new state-of-the art start-up optometry practice was opened with zero patients. The West Omaha location was less than three miles from six other Optometry offices. Even with that much competition, we still believed that West Omaha residents would choose Legacy Eyecare when they discovered the genuine feel-good experience that our staff and doctors deliver every day. We’re in our 10th year now, and our amazing new facility offers every patient more than we were able to offer back where it all began. Our patients tell us they “feel at home,” during their appointments! When people enter our practice, we like to imagine that they are wearing a sign which reads, “Make me feel special

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