• Why Are Dilated Eye Exams So Important?

    Taking care of your eyes is crucial to maintaining good eye health and preventing vision loss. One important aspect of this is undergoing regular eye exams. During a comprehensive eye exam, your optometrist may recommend a dilated eye exam, which involves using drops to enlarge your pupils to get a better view of the back […]

  • Is It Really That Bad to Sleep or Shower In Contact Lenses?

    Wearing contact lenses has become quite popular these days. They provide a lot of benefits over glasses. For instance, they do not fog up when you are doing physical activities, they offer better peripheral vision, and you do not have to worry about them getting in the way of your appearance. However, there are also […]

  • Why Eye Exams Are More Important Than Ever

    Our sense of sight is one of the most vital functions of our body, allowing us to explore the world and engage with those around us. However, in this digital age where we spend most of our time in front of screens, our eyes are exposed to more strain than ever before. This can lead […]

  • 5 Ways to Protect and Improve Your Child’s Eyesight

    As a parent, one of the most important things you can do for your child is to make sure they have good eye health. Unfortunately, many children today suffer from vision problems. The good news is that there are steps you can take to protect your child’s eyesight and even improve it. In this blog […]

  • Bloodshot Eyes – Should You Be Concerned?

    Having bloodshot eyes can be an embarrassing and disconcerting problem. Not knowing the cause of your red, swollen eyes can add to that uneasiness or feeling of discomfort. The good news is, there are a number of potential causes for bloodshot eyes which one might experience throughout their lifetime–some more common than others. In this […]

  • 5 Eye Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

    Your eyes are a crucial part of your overall health and well-being, which is why any changes to your vision or appearance should never be ignored. However, it can be hard to determine when to see an eye doctor and when to wait it out. In this blog post, we’ll outline 5 common eye symptoms […]

  • Are You Suddenly Seeing Dark Spots? Here’s What You Should Do

    Dark spots or “floaters” in your vision can be alarming and unsettling. It’s important to pay attention to any changes in your vision and seek medical attention from your eye doctor if necessary. Here at Spindel Eye Associates, we take vision seriously and want to ensure that all our patients receive the best care possible. […]

  • Protect Your Eyes With These Contact Lens Safety Tips

    Contact lenses can give you the freedom to see clearly without the hassle of glasses. However, it is essential to prioritize your eye health and make sure you’re taking proper care of your contact lenses. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the essential contact lens safety tips to help you protect your […]

  • How the Environment Can Affect Your Vision and Eye Health

    You know that the environment has an impact on your health. That’s why you wear sunscreen, avoid breathing in harmful chemicals, and stay inside when the air is heavily polluted. But did you ever wonder about the effect environmental factors have on your eye and vision health? Even as we protect our skin and respiratory […]

  • How Eye Exams Can Save Your Life

    You’ve probably heard from your eye doctor that regular eye exams are important. You no doubt get the call every year, reminding you to make an eye appointment. But did you know your life may depend on keeping that appointment? How could eye exams save your life? Often, eye problems do not present with any […]