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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

Dry Eye and Lipiflow: A Comprehensive Guide

If you're seeking relief from dry eye symptoms with LipiFlow treatment, you're in the right place.

Scleral Contact Lenses: A Breakthrough in Treating Complex Eye Conditions

In the realm of vision correction, scleral contact lenses have emerged as a game-changer, offering hope and relief to individuals suffering from complex eye conditions. These conditions, ranging from severe corneal irregularities to serious dry eye, can be incredibly challenging to manage.

How Safe Is It To Rinse Your Eyes With Tap Water?

While many people turn to tap water to rinse their eyes, it may not always be safe. Find out when to use water, and what to use when you can't!

Your Eyes As A Window Into Your Whole-Body Health

Did you know that your eyes are often the first line of defense when it comes to detecting and treating many common systemic diseases and conditions? It's true!

Our COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Safety Protocol: Our number one priority is to protect the health of our patients, staff, and local community. We are closely following the guidelines for COVID-19 provided by the Centers for Disease Control and the Washington Department of Health. Doctors, staff and patients must wear a mask ( without...

Can Contact Lenses Give Me 20/20 Vision?

Before our eye doctor answers the question about whether or not contacts can help you achieve 20/20 vision, let’s discuss what those numbers mean. Everyone talks about 20/20 vision all the time, but what is it exactly? Our optometrist at your nearby eye care center in Kent can answer any...

A Guide to Multifocal Contact Lenses

By: Dr. Allison Moy, O.D., F.A.A.O, F.S.L.S  The onset of presbyopia, the progressively worsening ability to focus clearly on close objects, typically becomes noticeable after age 40. Patients who are interested in a contact lens option that provides clear vision at both distance and near may benefit from multifocal contact...

Five Interesting Facts about Scleral Contact Lenses

By: Dr. Allison Moy, O.D., F.A.A.O, F.S.L.S Clearvue Vision Center proudly serving Kent, WA and Renton, WA. Have you experienced difficulty achieving adequate vision or comfort in traditional soft or gas permeable contact lenses? New innovations in scleral contact lenses have provided a great alternative for those seeking contact lenses...

A Closer Look at Astigmatism and Contact Lenses

Have you ever thought about contact lenses as an option to correct astigmatism? The cornea is normally spherical, but in the case of someone with astigmatism, it's more elliptical. This ostensibly small feature actually alters how light enters the eye, and results in blurred vision. Toric contact lenses are prescribed...