Dr. Katie Dugan

When the weather is nice, your family wants to spend as much time outside as possible! Summer months often bring fun recreational activities and sports participation for people of all ages. As you prepare for the upcoming season, it’s important to consider proactive steps to protect your eyes. Know the risks of different activities and […]

Are your eyes irritated, dry, itching, watering, and uncomfortable? The truth is that chronic dry eyes and allergy symptoms are often similar, which is why many people confuse the two conditions. But these two eye conditions have very different underlying causes. It’s essential to identify the underlying cause through a diagnosis so you can find […]

As the weather warms up, many families plan fun outdoor activities and summer vacations. As you put away your jackets and pull out the swimsuits, make sure you are proactive about protecting yourself from the sun. Not only is sunscreen application a must-do every time you are outside, but it’s also important to take care […]

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, regular eye exams are essential for your ongoing health care plan. Retinopathy is a risk with fluctuating blood sugar levels, and regular appointments with an eye doctor are key to detecting retinopathy in the earliest stages. Here are a few things that you can expect when you visit […]

If you’ve heard the reference of Mars and Venus regarding the differences between men and women, it’s no surprise that there are genetic differences that influence both physical and personality traits. Doctors have also found that gender can play a role in eye health. Here are a few unique key variations when it comes to […]

Aging is a normal and natural part of life. Not only do you gain wisdom over the years, but it is also common to experience a variety of health issues that impact daily living. The majority of people notice changes in their eyesight that get worse with time. Even though vision changes are expected as […]

Challenges in school are not only stressful for the student and teacher, but many parents worry about their child’s performance and behavior in the classroom. If you have a child that is struggling in school, you might be looking into various behavioral treatments. But, don’t overlook the potential benefits that can come from Vision Therapy. […]

Are you making a list and checking it twice? While it can be fun to shop for your loved ones, sometimes it is challenging to find the perfect gift. If you are ready to wrap-up your holiday shopping for the year, here are some gift ideas that will support your family’s vision and eyecare: Sunglasses: […]

Did you know that nearly half of all eye injuries happen in the home? Your home should be a safe place for your family to enjoy, but certain activities could be putting your eyesight at risk. Many of these common eye injuries could have been prevented by being proactive with safety practices. 5 Eye Safety […]

One of the joys of parenthood is the opportunity to watch your child grow and develop over the years. In the beginning months of life, you’ll notice that your child develops new skills and techniques on a daily basis. Learned behavior and natural development help the child prepare for things that will be done later […]