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Reflecting on Last Year’s Missions Trip to Ecuador (And the Importance of Cataract Awareness)

Last year, members of our staff had the honor to work at a clinic in San Lorenzo, Ecuador, through the Latin American Missions Board. From March 4th to March 11th of 2017, Dr. Juli Larson, MD and technicians Jackie and Thu helped patients of all ages by performing eye examinations, cataract surgery, and strabismus surgery…. Read More


Why Do We Need Reading Glasses When We Age? (And How Raindrop Can Help)

As you get older, your eyes will naturally start to change. This can happen in a variety of ways, but one of the most common changes is caused by a condition known as “presbyopia”. This is generally what causes people to need reading glasses after the age of 40. What Is Presbyopia? When you’re younger,… Read More


Everything You Need To Know About Pink Eye

Chances are you or someone you know has dealt with an irritating, common eye condition known as pink eye or conjunctivitis. If you have never had any first-hand experience with the side effects of pink eye, it is when your eye becomes infected and can be caused by a virus, bacteria, or an allergy. Pink… Read More


Your Eye Health and Your Diet

It is important to ensure that you are eating foods that are good for your overall health as well as your eye health! I’m sure you’ve heard to eat more carrots if you want strong eyes or fill your diet with leafy greens but what are you eating that could be harming your eye health?… Read More


What Is iDesign Technology?

LASIK is a procedure that is absolutely dependent on cutting edge technology. LASIK surgery has come a very long way since its inception. Researchers and engineers have been hard at work perfecting the machines that assist surgeons during LASIK surgery. Today, LASIK is safer, quicker, and more effective than ever. What do we have to… Read More