Pre Visit Planning

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,...

Pre Visit Planning

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...
What is Macular Degeneration: The ins and outs

What is Macular Degeneration: The ins and outs

Imagine your eye as a camera. Your pupil, the dark part in the middle of your eye behind the thin membrane of the cornea and inside the colored iris, is the viewfinder. The iris adjusts the pupil depending on the amount of light, much like the aperture of a camera...
What is Glaucoma and Who is at Risk?

What is Glaucoma and Who is at Risk?

Treatment and prevention to protect your vision. Glaucoma has been called the “silent thief of sight” because it often develops without symptoms. More than 3 million people in the United States have this chronic eye disease—and some aren’t even aware that they have...