What is it, and who is a good candidate?
Learn more about glaucoma, which is a disease that can damage the eye's optic nerve.
We're open, and we've implemented changes throughout to make your eye care experience as safe as possible.
Our office update following Governor Abbot's New Executive Order as of Tuesday, April 21, 2020.
The following changes have been implemented as of March 21, 2020.
Helps transform the look of your eyelashes and eyebrows.
Dr. Z discusses the many steps that go into translating your new prescription into a pair of finalized glasses that are ready to wear.
Do you ever wonder what makes your vision or prescription different from someone else's?
Part II of everything you need to know about this common condition.
Part I of everything you need to know about this common condition.
These devices can improve productivity and they can be great sources of entertainment, but what are the potential health impacts of this increased screen time?
There are many common findings during a routine eye exam that can be an early sign of significant systemic health concerns.
Dr. Z explains why we do the contact lens evaluation and fitting exam each year.
Dr. Z talks about a few steps you can do for preventative eye health.
Comprehensive Eye Exam vs. Online Vision Screening
Bryan, our optical manager, sheds some light on what it takes to be an expert Optican.
I have been told I have astigmatism, and now I want to try contacts....can I?
Puff test, Visual Field, OCT, Optomap... what is all of that?
You've heard about this, but what does it really mean?
Up and Coming Eyewear
This is probably one of the most common patient questions that we receive at Optique.
Don't forget to use up your flex/health spending accounts and get your eyes examined before the end of this year.
Learn more about Ahlem, which is an independent eyewear brand that we carry at our Seaholm showroom.
How often do you actually wear sunglasses? A recent study revealed that about 31% of American’s wear sunglasses. Only 31%! In this blog, Toni, dives deep into how and why we should protect our eyes.
Most of us will wake up in the morning looking “tired”, when in all reality we just have those pesky dark circles under the eyes. In this blog post, our own Certified Para-Optometric Technician, Toni, will discuss the science underneath it all.
You've probably heard a lot about them, so Dr. Rhodes gives you the dish on why they are so popular.
Take up to 3 pairs of glasses to try for 24 hours to show friends or family! Keep some or none.
At Optique this is one of the most common questions our doctors get from patients, so Dr. Z wanted to talk about the process and dispel some LASIK myths to give everyone a better understanding.
Optique offers the newest, top-of-the-line progressive lenses, custom-fitted to each patient by certified opticians. If you are trying new progressives, you will find the following information helpful.
In this blog, it is my turn to get personal. I came up with a list below of 10 things you may or may not know about me.
Yes, that’s right, we now deliver! You may have seen our car driving around Austin already, but we have our very own mascot, the “Mobile Vision Response Unit,” ready to work.
We hear this a lot at our office, so Dr. Z explained why this has become more common: One of the most common vision complaints that I get every day has to do with headaches, eyestrain and blurry near vision. This is a very common and expected result of aging that has to do with an eye condition called presbyopia.
We promised that our blog will include more personal tidbits about our doctors and staff, so I (Dr. Rhodes) asked Dr. Zemanovich (aka “Dr. Z”) to tell us more about himself. Here is what he said...
Today you can buy anything on the internet, with one of the latest trends being low cost prescription eyeglasses. But don’t be dazzled by nice web design and a trendy business model–if you care about quality, vision, and comfort, buying eyeglasses online is simply not worth it.
Welcome to Optique’s See Well, Look Better blog. Here you will find everything and anything that pops into our mind that will help you get to know us better.