Pre Visit Planning

We are proud to continue to serve your vision needs through this time.  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...
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...
Can Winter Weather Harm Eyes?

Can Winter Weather Harm Eyes?

Common injuries and how to avoid them when out in the cold. It gets cold in Maine, and while we protect our body from the bitter bite of Jack Frost, it’s important to remember that our eyes need protection as well. Here are some common eye issues and how to avoid them...
Maine Optometry’s New Facility in Gorham Now Open

Maine Optometry’s New Facility in Gorham Now Open

September 23rd marked the opening day of Maine Optometry’s brand-new medical facility. The organization’s two-story, 12,000 square foot professional medical office building is located at 14 Vista Drive, Gorham. The new building replaces Maine Optometry’s Gorham office...
Are Costume Contact Lenses Safe?

Are Costume Contact Lenses Safe?

Halloween and costume parties are right around the corner, and we get it—you want your costume to impress. That means even the smallest of details matter. Imagine if your cat costume was topped off by having cat eyes? Or if your super scary zombie costume had...