1. Eye Care Tips for the Summer

    We often think of summer as an opportunity to rest and disconnect from work. However, you should know that in summer we expose our eyes to extreme weather conditions that can also cause problems. This makes it very important to pay attention to eye care during the summer. The sun is not the only determining factor. Common summer activities like swimming in the pool or in the sea also require certa…Read More

  2. 4 Tips to Care for Your Vision at Every Age

    Up to 80% of blindness cases are preventable because they result from conditions or they can be treated to the point of regaining vision. Visiting your ophthalmologist can save you from many problems and eye diseases regardless of your age. Eye care should begin at a very young age and continue into old age. Read on to learn much more about eye care at any age!   Babys For babies, we need to …Read More

  3. Eye Care Services We Provide

    Eye Exams During your eye exam, an eye care specialist will document your medical history and do the initial eye test. At the end of the eye exam, your doctor will review the results of all tests, such as your risk of eye disease and preventive measures to protect your eyesight. You will get timely results since we use the latest technologies to scan and detect any unusual eye conditions and preve…Read More

  4. 5 Foods That Can Help Your Vision

    Your eyes are one of the most important parts of your body that you need to maintain, yet they are often ones that we neglect until issues start occurring with them. If you are like us and you are thinking about them constantly though, you might be wondering all the ways in which you could potentially protect them from damage. One of the ways that you could is by eating food that helps protect you…Read More

  5. Vision Safety for the 2017 Solar Eclipse

    Hi there and welcome back to our blog. On Monday, August 21, a total solar eclipse will be visible here in Charleston for the first time since 1979. While this celestial event is sparking excitement across the nation, it also raises concern for those of us in the eye care profession. Looking directly at the sun is always dangerous, yet viewing a solar eclipse during the partial phase without the p…Read More

  6. Contact Lens Myths Debunked: Part 1

    When it comes to your eyes, you want to keep them healthy as long as possible. Eyes are your windows to the world, and you never want them fogged up, dirty, or worse, broken. At Crescent Eye Care in Charleston, your eye care is our number one priority. Our eye doctor and staff are here for all your eye health needs from a simple exam to helping you decided what contacts are right for you. In this …Read More

  7. Signs You May Need an Exam

    When it comes to your eyes, you always want to get the best care, since they give you the ability to see the world and all the beauty it has to offer. One way you can ensure your eyes are getting the care they need is by coming to see us at Crescent Eye Care in South Carolina. Our eye care specialists have your best interest in mind when it comes to protecting your eyes. We offer comprehensive eye…Read More

  8. How Your Food Can Help Your Eyes – Part 2

    In our last blog, we touched on the well-known importance of beta-carotene for our eyes. This type of A-vitamin does a lot for our retinas. However, as we also said in our last blog, there are other foods that help your eyes as well! Your eyes need several different vitamins and minerals to be healthy. We've already touched on eggs and citrus, ad we're ready to talk about a few more helpful foods.…Read More

  9. How to Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome Part 3

    Many of us are stuck behind computers all day. Whether you're a programmer, a project manager, or a writer, your eyes are challenged every day by  your working conditions. At Crescent Eye Care, we help patients who struggle with eye problems because of their computer screens. When your screens start to affect your eyes, you have a condition called computer eye syndrome. It's a common issue that y…Read More

  10. 8 Tips for Protecting Your Eyesight Part 2

    Taking  care of your eyes doesn't have to be stressful or complex. In fact, it is surprisingly easy! In our last blog, we discussed the importance of a good diet, no smoking, and getting exercise when it comes to eyesight. All these things will help your eyes - and the rest of your body! Today, we have a few more things for you to consider as you look at your daily life. Wear Good Shades If you'r…Read More