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Eye/vision doctor in San Antonio. Serious sports fan. Goofy dad. Husband who tries hard. Never met a bag of beef jerky that I didn't like. Except salmon. San Antonio, TX · http://eyedocdeviney.com

14 Things I’d Tell New Optometry School Graduates After 14 Years of Practice

Eleven Fourteen years ago in May I graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry.  We had to wait two months to get our license to practice, so we had some time to kill.  It was during that two month break … Continue reading

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Digital Eye Strain — Ways to Prevent It

Digital eye strain…we hear a lot about it from those in the business and from our patients.  More and more patients with very mild prescriptions are coming in and complaining about this type of eye strain. And it’s no wonder. … Continue reading

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What’s the Right Age for Children to Start Wearing Contact Lenses?

One of the most common questions we eye doctors hear from parents is “How old does my child have to be to start wearing contact lenses?” Contact lens wear is not a function of a child’s age. In fact, many … Continue reading

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Learn About the Iris With This Eye Color Infographic

Infographics are pretty cool, with lots of information, varying sizes of text and well-designed images.  Here’s a good one I found online about the iris, the colored part of the eye. I had a patient in the other day who … Continue reading

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Halloween Contact Lenses Can Have Scary Consequences — Part 2

In part 1, my Aunt Missy told the beginning to her story of how she put on her regular contact lenses for Halloween after storing them in her case for about a month.  I want to stress that she was … Continue reading

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Halloween Contact Lenses Can Have Scary Consequences

It’s getting to be that time of year again.  Time for dressing up, trick or treating, and parents picking out their favorite candies from their kids’ candy haul.  But for eye doctors, it’s that time of year where we start … Continue reading

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Contact Lenses That Let the Eyes Breathe

The front window of the eye is called the cornea.  It contains no blood vessels so that we can see through it clearly.  Contact lenses can actually inhibit the amount of oxygen that reaches the cornea.  Overwearing contact lenses can … Continue reading

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Anti-Fatigue Lenses Reduce Digital Eye Strain and Headaches

 You don’t have to suffer from Visual Fatigue Have you ever thought about how many hours in the day you spend looking at a digital screen? I was thinking about it the other day, and really couldn’t believe that I … Continue reading

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Juice Plus clinical research shows that it delivers vital nutrients and fuel for our bodies

So it’s natural to be skeptical about Juice Plus+.  We’re conditioned to listen to doctors for medical advice to keep us healthy, because we know that doctors train and practice for years and years to gain medical knowledge that many … Continue reading

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Eye Health and Nutrition — Bridging the Gap with Juice Plus+

“Keep yourself healthy and you’ll keep your eyes healthy”. I’ve said this to countless patients over the years. Usually followed by a reminder to eat your fruits and veggies, especially leafy greens like spinach and kale. Pretty much, it was … Continue reading

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