Learn About Your Eyes
A delicate organ, the eye relies on many parts to function correctly as your window to the world.
Patients trust Spokane Eye Clinic physicians to deliver advanced, specialized services to keep their eyes healthy. They also rely on us for information.
Equipping patients with knowledge is critical to a successful patient-physician relationship. Familiarity helps patients actively participate in their eye care and maintenance and make sound decisions.
July 2, 2020
The numbers are clear: Fireworks are dangerous and July 4 is an especially risky time for eye injuries. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's most recent annual fireworks injury report (PDF) fireworks caused five deaths and 9,100 injuries in 2018. Nearly two-thirds of the fireworks injuries treated in emergency rooms happened between mid-June and mid-July...
June 25, 2020
Did you know that about half of all eye injuries happen right at home?
Home activities that can injure your eyes include:
Cleaning - Chemicals like bleach in household cleaning products cause 125,000 eye injuries each year.
Home Improvement - Screws, nails and hand tools can launch into the air—and into your eyes. Power tools can also send wood chips or other substances flying into the air....