Dearborn

(313) 582-7440

Livonia

(734) 464-7800

Southfield

(248) 352-2806

In today's fast-paced world, it's easy to overlook the importance of our vision. However, maintaining good eye health is crucial for our overall well-being. At Michigan Eyecare Institute in Dearborn, Livonia, and Southfield, MI, we provide comprehensive eye exams and various treatments to help you see clearly. Before you visit us, take a look at some tips that can help protect your vision below:

Regular Eye Exams

One of the most crucial steps in safeguarding your vision is to schedule regular eye exams. During these exams, our eye doctors can detect early signs of eye diseases and conditions that may impair your vision. We will also conduct various tests, including vision testing, to assess your eye health and determine if any corrective measures are necessary.

Healthy Lifestyle Choices

Making healthy lifestyle choices can also help preserve your vision. This includes a balanced diet rich in fruits and vegetables, as well as staying hydrated by drinking plenty of water. Additionally, regular exercise can improve blood circulation to the eyes, which reduces the risk of certain eye conditions such as glaucoma.

Protective Eyewear

Whether you're engaging in sports activities or working in hazardous environments, wearing protective eyewear is essential. Protective glasses or goggles can shield your eyes from debris, harmful UV rays, and potential injuries. Investing in high-quality sunglasses with UV protection can also help prevent long-term damage caused by exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays.

Follow the 20-20-20 Rule

In today's digital age, many of us spend long hours staring a computers, tablets, and smartphones. To reduce eye strain and prevent discomfort, follow the 20-20-20 rule. Every 20 minutes, take a 20-second break and look at something 20 feet away. This simple practice can help alleviate eye fatigue and maintain comfortable vision.

Avoiding Smoking

Smoking not only poses serious health risks to your lungs and heart but also detrimentally affects your eye health. Research has shown that smoking increases the risk of developing cataracts, macular degeneration, and other eye diseases. Quitting smoking or avoiding exposure to secondhand smoke can significantly reduce these risks and preserve your vision.

Contact Us for an Appointment Today

Whether you need an eye exam or a new prescription for your eyeglasses, our team at Michigan Eyecare Institute in Dearborn, Livonia, and Southfield, MI, can help. To schedule your appointment, contact our Dearborn office at (313) 582-7440, our Livonia office at (734) 464-7800, or our Southfield location at (248) 352-2806 today. Our team looks forward to improving your vision!

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Hours of Operation

Our offices will be closed Thursday, July 4th.

Monday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed