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  • The Story on Watery Eyes
      It’s safe to say tears play an important role in keeping us healthy. Tears keep the surface of our eyeballs clean and moist, and help protect our eyes from damage. Read more
  • Tanning Beds: What's the Cost to Your Vision?
    Now that summer is officially here, many people are starting to work on their perfect summer tan. There’s no doubt a nice tan is a bonus in the summer months, Read more
  • Combat Spring Allergies
    We’ve all been waiting anxiously for the weather to clear up and spring to arrive, and it’s finally here! However, spring weather comes with the frustration of eye allergies for Read more
  • Are You Playing it Safe?
    Spring is finally here, and more people are getting outdoors to participate in sports and recreation. With that, it only seems appropriate that the month of April is Sports Eye Read more
  • Protect Your Eyes at Work
    March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month We only have two eyes, so it’s important we protect them with proper eyewear in every aspect. Wearing protective eyewear can prevent up to 90 percent Read more
  • March is Save Your Vision Month
    Did you know that more than 20 million Americans have severe vision loss? We know you can’t completely prevent all causes of vision loss and eye disease, but there are Read more
  • Why St. Patrick’s Day is an Eye Healthy Holiday
    When you think of St. Patrick’s Day, you may think of leprechauns, corned beef and cabbage, and a pint of Guinness. But did you know that St. Patrick’s Day is Read more
  • Urban's 2nd Anniversary
    This month marks our 2nd anniversary! We are honored to have provided our patients with a great experience and unique eyewear these past two years and we are excited to announce Read more
  • Eye Infection Prevention
    We’ve all had the discomfort of an eye infection at one point or another. There are many causes for eye infections, but one of the biggest is touching your eyes, Read more
  • Share the Love Sale
    For the month of February, buy one complete pair of glasses and get a FREE FRAME (of equal or lesser value) with the purchase of lenses. This can be used Read more
  • Everyday Tips For Healthy Eyes
    Keeping your eyes healthy is of utmost importance as a person grows and ages. You may not realize that some of the most everyday activities and routines can help keep Read more
  • The Benefits & Drawbacks of Contacts
    Welcome back for the second half of our series on the pros and cons of both glasses and contact lenses. Today we’re looking at the pluses and minuses of contact Read more
  • The Benefits & Drawbacks of Glasses
    Today we’re kicking off a two-part series on the pros and cons of both glasses and contact lenses. There are pluses and minuses to both, but today we'll be focusing Read more
  • Are You at Risk for Glaucoma?
    It’s National Glaucoma Awareness Month, and I wanted to take a little time today to share with you the importance of being monitored for this “sneak thief of sight.”  Glaucoma Read more
  • Start the New Year Right!
    It’s the start of a new year, and we want to help you start it off the right way! If you’re not getting regular eye exams for yourself or your Read more
  • Are Contact Lenses Ok for Your Teen?
    There are many factors to consider when determining whether or not your child is ready for contact lenses. When you’re trying to decide if they’re ready or not, focus on Read more