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Contact Lenses – Can you swim with them?

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on June 21, 2017

Can You Swim With Contact Lenses? Swimming with contact lenses should be avoided whenever possible to help prevent bacterial contamination of your eye. Going under water with contacts can result in eye infections, irritation and potentially sight-threatening conditions such as a corneal ulcer.  Always contact your eye doctor immediately if you experience prolonged eye irritation or sensitivity…

 Post-LASIK Eye Care Tips

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on June 7, 2017

Post LASIK care is an important step of the LASIK procedure, and if done correctly will ensure a smooth recovery. Everybody’s body heals differently, resulting in various recovery time frames.  Nonetheless, follow these eye care tips and your doctor’s instructions after getting LASIK surgery for the best results. 1. Rest After any sort of surgery, rest…

Time for LASIK? 5 Reasons Your Contact Lenses Want You to Lose Your Endurance Event

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on April 19, 2017

Contact Lenses – May help you Lose Contact lenses are prone to make you more of a liability than an asset in an endurance event.  Teams of friends go miles through dirty, muddy, grueling obstacles for the bragging rights of having completed something very challenging together. Here are five ways your contact lenses could become a…

Spring Eye Care and Allergy Eye Tips

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on March 28, 2017

Springtime is upon us as is the start of allergy season and bright UV rays. Here is a list of eye care tips to help protect your eyes and vision as we emerge from hibernation and engage in outdoor activities. Protect Yourself From Pollen Along with the beautiful spring weather comes a more unpleasant guest—allergies….

Eye Injury During Champagne Celebrations

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on December 29, 2016

A popping cork can cause a serious eye injury and a trip to the eye doctor. As the New Year’s Eve celebrations are fast approaching, it is important to think about some of the dangers you don’t hear about.  Champagne and sparkling wine are usually part of celebrations, but please take be careful so your celebration…

Don’t Sacrifice LASIK Quality

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on October 20, 2016

LASIK candidates want premium technology used for their best vision.  Clavenna Vision Institute has always been on the cutting edge. Our doctors use the most advanced laser treatments available. Most want the newest technology available for your phone, computer, TV, etc….but what about for your eyes?  Technology changes over time. That’s why we provide the…

Don’t Forget Your Child’s Eye Exam This Fall

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on September 1, 2016

An eye exam may be the last thing on your mind… But in reality, no amount of new clothes, binders, backpacks or pencils will help your child succeed in school if they have an undetected problem with their vision. Why Back-To-School Eye Exams Matter Did you know that one out of four children has vision…

Welcome to Our New Website

Submitted by Ceatus Media Group on April 7, 2016

Welcome to the newly designed website for Clavenna Vision Institute! This website has been created to provide a wealth of information for patients interested in the variety of treatments offered at our state-of-the art facility. Please take some time to peruse the site and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions by…

Worried about having LASIK Surgery? Reasons why you should not be

Submitted by Clavenna Vision Institute on January 14, 2016

You’ve spent your whole life dreaming of better vision. Clear, crisp eyesight – without the hassle of glasses or contacts. The Clavenna Vision Institute wants you to know there is finally a better way to see – iLASIK. With this advanced technology, iLASIK is safer and more precise than ever, so there has never been…