A Sight for Service: Dr. Fratesi and the InfantSEE Program

Vision screenings and assessments are an important part of medical care for children. Yet, for many, their children's eye problems go unnoticed due to a lack of access to vision care. Knowing a change had to be made, Dr. Fratesi and the InfantSEE Program became the hope for Starkville. About…

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Ocular Migraines vs. Visual Migraines: Knowing the Differences

Most of us are probably familiar with the term “migraine.” But there are several types of migraines. In fact, there are two types that include vision impairments, but that is where the similarities end. Let’s take a minute review the differences between ocular migraines vs. visual migraines to help identify…

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What You Should Know About Age-Related Macular Degeneration

We are all about keeping our eyes on vision health, which is why we decided to review what you should know about age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and ways you can lower your risk. What is AMD? For starters, what you should know about age-related macular degeneration is what it is…

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Eye Care Professional Certifications: CPO, CPOA and CPOT Explained

Since we love sharing when our staff receives eye care professional certifications, we thought it would be a good idea to share what CPO, CPOA and CPOT actually are! Eye care professional certifications First of all, let’s start by explaining the Commission on Paraoptometric Certification (CPC) is a part of…

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