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Relieving the pressure: 5 strategies to reduce anxiety about your eye exam

If you dread your annual eye exam, then finding a doctor and staff who are welcoming, patient, and listen to you is the most important step you can take to reduce your anxiety. An environment where you feel rushed or pressured will result in a negative experience and cause more anxiety at your next exam. Ask friends for a recommendation or read online reviews. Look for keywords like “patient” “listens” and “compassionate”.

Summer Savvy: Protect your eyes this Summer

Summer in Bastrop County creates challenges for our eye health. Dry, hot, dusty air and bright sunshine can create dry, itchy, sensitive eyes. Here are some tips to maximize your vision and keep your eyes healthy this summer.

The Importance of Routine Eye Exams and What to Expect at Your First Appointment

Routine eye exams are essential for maintaining good eye health and preventing potential vision problems. Many people overlook the importance of regular check-ups, assuming that their vision is fine. However, even if you have perfect vision, routine eye exams are crucial for detecting early signs of eye conditions that may not have noticeable symptoms.

Four Decades Later: how an eye exam changed one woman's health journey

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of examining a patient who hadn't had an eye exam in over four decades. What we discovered during the examination not only surprised her but underscored the crucial role regular eye exams play in our overall health.

The Self-Pay Advantage

Here are several ways in which the self-pay advantage works for you at Small Wonder Eyecare.

Why does my baby need an eye exam?

Here are three reasons your baby needs an eye exam.

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