OFFICE HOURS RESUMED
We have resumed office hours with a limited schedule and will see patients by appointment. We will be limiting the number of patients in the office to ensure we are able to maintain the recommended CDC guidelines on social distancing and office sanitation.
Anyone with a fever, new cough, feeling ill, or COVID-19 exposure who has not self-quarantined for 14 days will not be allowed in our office. If you have tested positive for COVID-19 we will need evidence of 2 negative tests before allowing you into the office.
We ask that everyone be respectful of and compliant with CDC guidelines and not put anyone else needlessly at risk. Current CDC guidelines on “How to Protect Yourself & Others” can be found here, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention.html .
Anyone entering the office will be required to wear a mask.
We will do our best to accommodate anyone in need of eye care.
Welcome to Professional EyeCare in Overland Park and Lawrence, Kansas
Ensuring crisp and clear vision is only one part of first-rate eye care. In addition to testing visual acuity, our eye doctors focus on the lasting, quality health of your eyes. Using the latest in optometric technology, such as digital imaging. In our Overland Park and Lawrence offices, we will inspect your eyes thoroughly with a comprehensive eye and vision assessment.
Our optometric experts stay up to date with the rapid progress of medicine and technology, so you benefit from precise diagnoses and optimal treatments. Many common eye diseases, such as macular degeneration, cataracts and glaucoma, do not present symptoms until a late stage. For early detection and effective medical treatment of eye disease, visit our highly qualified and skilled eye doctors regularly for a comprehensive eye exam.
Our optometrist office in Overland Park is committed to meeting all of your eye care needs and to exceed your expectations. Your first step to ensuring healthy vision and taking a role in proactive eye care is in choosing one of the best eye care specialists in Overland Park. Your vision needs are important to you and your family, to your co-workers and safety on the job, so we use state of the art eye exam techniques setting us apart from the rest of the field in vision care. Our staff offers friendly and personalized customer service, making you feel welcome as soon as you walk in the door. Our goal is to deliver the best eye exam in Overland Park today and in the future.
Same day appointments and walk-ins are always accepted! We have 2 full-time doctors every day of the week and we are always investing in new technology to benefit our patients! Our eye care experts accept a wide range of medical and vision insurance plans!
A large part of the examination is finding out what the patient is experiencing and determining the type of dry eye causing the symptoms. We examine the surface of the eye under a microscope to look at the quantity and the quality of the tear film. Additionally, we examine the eyelids and the glands inside the eyelids to insure they are healthy.
There are a wide range of treatments ranging from over the counter products to specialty laser procedures. Many times using artificial tears and vitamin supplements can help boost the tear film. There are prescription eye drops that can aid in tear production as well as laser procedures for patients with more advanced dry eye.
Of course – stay hydrated and making sure you consume enough water each day. Additionally, take breaks from your computer and smart phone. I recommend the 20/20/20 Rule – take a 20 second break every 20 minutes and look 20 feet away and blink your eyes. Finally, wearing sunglasses is critical to protecting the surface of the eye and the eyelids from UV exposure.
The Professional Eyecare Staff at Oak Park Mall is proud to offer same day services to those patients with eye emergencies, such as red eyes, eye pain, loss of vision, flashes and floaters.
If you have any urgent concerns about your eyes or vision, call our office at 913-492-7728 for further instructions. Use your best judgment on urgency, if you feel the need to find the nearest emergency room.
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