Heaven and Hell

While walking down the street one day a Corrupt Senator was tragically hit by a car and died. His soul arrives in heaven and is met by St. Peter at the entrance. “Welcome to heaven,” says St. Peter. “Before you settle in, it seems there is a problem. We seldom see a high official around…


They’re Here!!

We are excited to announce the addition of a new frame company called Eyes Of Faith. The frames look awesome and the company is doing great things with the proceeds. We should have them on display by monday, May 17. Come check ’em out!


New glasses

I have returned from my favorite eye doc meeting in Atlanta, SECO International. I sat through a record for me 16 hours of continuing education. Actually learned a few things!! Aside from excellent education courses, the meeting has an enormous exhibit hall for us to research and buy new things for the office. Anyone that’s…


No more bifocals??

The New York Times (8/5, D3, Markoff) reports that applied physicist Stephen Kurtin, PhD, has invented eyeglasses that “he believes can free nearly two billion people around the world from bifocals, trifocals, and progressive lenses.” The eyeglasses “have a tiny adjustable slider on the bridge of the frame that makes it possible to focus alternately…


New Lenses

We have a couple of exciting new contact lenses in the office. The industry push is to make healthier, more breathable contacts without sacrificing comfort. The new family of materials is called Silicone Hydrogels (SiHy). Some of the better SiHy products are Ciba Focus Night & Day, Acuvue Oasys, and Bausch & Lomb Purevision. These…


He lit the fire!

Me and Dr. James E. Joy, Associate Professor at my undergraduate alma mater, Marshall University. His excellent vision (pun intended) saw something in me worth pursuing. As a student of his parasitology class, he encouraged me to do independent studies and research in the field. We eventually published a journal article together. His letter of…