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How do I choose good sunglasses?

There are several qualities you should look for when choosing sunglasses.   You should look for sunglasses that have up to UV 400 protection. Polarized lenses provide greater comfort by reducing glare from surfaces such as snow, water and windshields. Ophthalmic quality lenses are important to reduce eye strain and...

Help! My Child Doesn’t Want to Wear Glasses!

Do your kids need glasses in order to see clearly? Maybe they have a strong case of nearsightedness, perhaps they have astigmatism, or another type of refractive error. Whatever the cause, getting your kids to wear eyeglasses can be a parenting challenge. Dr. Richard Stegen treats patients from all over West...

Parkinson’s Awareness Month and Your Vision

Eye Care Center near me April is Parkinson's Awareness Month in the USA and Canada, a time when those living with the disorder, their family members, friends, and community come together to raise awareness and share helpful information. People with Parkinson's Disease (PD) and their loved ones are encouraged to...

Top 5 Tips for Managing Eye Allergies This Spring

Eye allergy relief near you Spring is a season of new beginnings, when the cold harsh winter months are behind us, flowers bloom, and people begin spending more time outdoors. For people with allergies, spring means one more thing: suffering. Spring may be in the air, but for allergy sufferers,...

North Country Eye Care is proud to welcome optician Scott Thielen!

North Country Eye Care is proud and excited to welcome Scott Thielen to our practice.  Scott brings over 25 years of experience in the optical field.  He will be managing the new optical shop in our practice and brings his wealth of optical knowledge to help our patient receive the...

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