1535 S. Kipling Parkway - Unit C Lakewood, CO 80232 Adjacent to King Soopers on Kipling in the Lochwood Shopping Center. Phone: 303-937-8655 Fax: 303-937-8675*
1140 Edwards Village Blvd., B-206 Edwards, CO 81632 Behind the Smiling Moose, next to Vail Dermatology & Vail-Summit Orthopedics Phone: 970-926-8474 Fax: 970-926-3634
When is it important to protect your eyes?
Safety glasses or regular glasses? We understand the decision is not cut and dry. There are so many individuals that need safety glasses for work, so they are able to purchase a regular pair and a safety pair, but what if you’re not in a line of work that requires these? Do you still need them? The short answer, yes! Safety during work and play Safety glasses are known for jobs that can be hazardous to your eyes. That is not all they are for. Even better news? We have some fashionable lines of safety frames that do not look […]
Tell me more about how diabetic eye disease!
If you read our last blog, you learned about how sleep apnea and diabetes can affect your vision. After reading our last blog, individuals with diabetes may be concerned about their vision. So today, we want to look at ways you can protect your eyes. What is diabetes? Diabetes is a disease that affects insulin and the body’s ability to control blood sugar. Too much glucose, or sugar, in the blood can create long term can negatively affect several organs and blood vessels. For diabetics, they understand some of these organs are the heart, kidneys, and eyes. The Centers for […]
Is your sleep related to blindness?
Could how well you sleep be affecting your eyes? Studies may show sleeping and diabetes are linked A recent study shows diabetic with severe sleep apnea are at higher risk of treatment-resistant diabetic macular edema, a complication of diabetes that can cause vision loss or blindness. So, the answer could be “yes” if you fall under the category listed above, someone with not only diabetes but also sever sleep apnea. This study is one of many that are starting to show that sleep apnea seems to be connected to vision issues. A condition that can amplify this is an individual who is […]
Vail Vision1140 Edwards Village Blvd., B-206
Edwards, CO 81632
Roaring Fork Vision850 E Valley Rd
Basalt, CO 81621
Phone: (970) 927-2020
Fax: (970) 927-2010
Denver Vision1535 S. Kipling Parkway
Lakewood, CO 80232