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Contacts vs Glasses: What Are the Benefits of Each?

Contacts vs Glasses: What Are the Benefits of Each?

Are glasses or contacts better for your eyes? The answer varies from person to person depending on your vision, lifestyle, needs and preferences. In most cases, prescriptions are available for both glasses and contact lenses. But with both options being inherently...

The Retro Resurgence: Older-Fashioned Eyewear Is Back in Style

The Retro Resurgence: Older-Fashioned Eyewear Is Back in Style

The Retro Resurgence: Older-Fashioned Eyewear Is Back in Style Just like many other trends that go in cycles, retro eyewear is making a comeback. Vintage-inspired glasses, whether they’re everyday prescription eyewear or sunglasses, have become popular for many...

It’s Sunglasses Season! Find Your Perfect Prescription Pair

It’s Sunglasses Season! Find Your Perfect Prescription Pair

Find the Perfect Prescription Eyeglasses for Summer As the warmer weather finally returns here in Maine, the search begins for the perfect prescription sunglasses to protect your eyes and maintain the quality of your vision. Look no further than Maine Optometry....

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With the current healthcare climate, we are following safety precautions around COVID-19: All doctors and staff will wear masks. All patients will wear a mask in our practice. We encourage you to bring a mask with you and will provide a disposable mask if you do not...

Combating Seasonal Allergies in 2021

Combating Seasonal Allergies in 2021

Seasonal Allergies and Your Eyes Spring is upon us here in Maine, and although the longer days and warmer weather are a welcome change, seasonal allergies are an unpleasant downside. Allergies from the changing seasons can result in a plethora of symptoms, from red,...

The Brilliant Futures™ Myopia Management Program

The Brilliant Futures™ Myopia Management Program

Treating Myopia at Maine Optometry At our Saco location and hopefully more soon, Maine Optometry is proud to offer Brilliant Futures™ with MiSight® 1 day contact lenses, the first and only contact lens FDA-approved to slow the progression of myopia (commonly...

Fashion and Eyewear: Make Your Vision Aids Work for You

Fashion and Eyewear: Make Your Vision Aids Work for You

Style without Sacrifice You should never have to sacrifice style for quality. Maine Optometry is proud to offer a diverse selection of frames and lenses with highly individualized care, made to suit every aesthetic and complement all kinds of fashion senses. Requiring...

Eye Health in the Tech Era: Blue Light Blocking Glasses

Eye Health in the Tech Era: Blue Light Blocking Glasses

The Digital Age of Eye Care Staring at your phone. Staring at your computer. Staring at Netflix. There’s no shame in it - we all do it, and in the last year our screentime has collectively increased as FaceTime and Zoom have taken the place of in-person meet-ups amid...

Qualified Doctors and Meaningful Connections

Qualified Doctors and Meaningful Connections

Maine Optometry is a Doctor-Owned Practice We often talk about the fact that Maine Optometry is a doctor-owned medical practice. It’s one of the things that sets us apart from other optometric practices in the state of Maine, especially considering that we maintain...

The Many Benefits of Ordering Your Contacts through Maine Optometry

The Many Benefits of Ordering Your Contacts through Maine Optometry

Choose Us for All Your Contact Needs Contact lenses are a lot more complex than you may think. They are very specifically engineered medical devices that require great attention and care in order to function to the best of their ability. According to the CDC, an...

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