Halloween at KC Eye Clinic!

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Halloween is always a favorite at the clinic. This year’s theme was Favorite Baseball Movie. Can you guess the movie?   And then not baseball related…but which movie is this?

Making You SMILE!

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KC Eye Clinic and Zeiss are excited to bring our patients the latest in laser vision correction.   What is SMILE? SMILE is the latest in laser vision correction for myopia (nearsghtedness), providing LASIK-like outcomes in a minimallyinvasive procedure. A laser is used to create a thin contact-lensshape layer just beneath the surface of the… Read more »

KCEC Optical Shop News: Introducing Costa Rx

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Costa Rx Protect your eyes and get clearer vision for sunny days, outdoor activities, and summer vacations Visit our optical shop today to select from many styles of Costa prescription sunglasses and everyday frames to fit your lifestyle. Costa’s polarized lenses are available in 580P, 580G and 400P lenses, with the functionality of single-vision, bifocal and progressive… Read more »

Toys for Tots

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Bring a new, unwrapped toy to place in our donation box in the waiting room. We will be taking donations through the second week in December. U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program MISSION: The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during… Read more »

June is Cataract Awareness Month

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According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. As we age, the natural lens inside our eyes becomes opaque and hardens. The more mature the cataract, the more difficult it can be to successfully remove during surgery and restore vision. If left untreated,… Read more »

Computer Vision Syndrome

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The New York Times: Computer Vision Syndrome Affects Millions By JANE E. BRODY MAY 30, 2016 Follow the 20-20-20 Rule: Every 20 minutes, take a 20 second break and look at something 20 feet away. Read more here.  

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

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Glaucoma.org is spreading the word about Glaucoma during Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is called “the sneak thief of sight” since there are no symptoms until permanent vision loss has occurred. As much as 40% of vision can be lost without an affected individual noticing. The only way to prevent this vision loss, is through yearly… Read more »

Toys for Tots

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  Each year the Kansas City Eye Clinic selects a special cause to volunteer their time and efforts during the Holiday season. This year, we discovered that our loyal employee and retired Marine, Bill Burgett works with Toys for Tots. He volunteers yearly to help distribute Toys for Tots donation boxes to many Overland Park… Read more »

Dr. Bodker Receives AAO Achievement Award

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  This year Dr. Fred Bodker was recognized by the American Academy of Ophthalmology with a 2015 Achievement Award. Dr. Bodker has contributed to the Academy through publications, presentations, and other areas of service throughout his career. We are proud and honored that Dr. Bodker is a partner in the Kansas City Eye Clinic.   You… Read more »