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Fleming Island, Florida 32003

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Protecting Your Eyes

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  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

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CHANGE IN BUSINESS HOURS

Island Eyecare will be closed for Christmas at noon on 12/23 and will reopen Monday, December 27 at 8:15 AM. Have a Merry Christmas!

UPDATED FRIDAY HOURS:

Friday 1/14/2022-CLOSED

Friday 1/21/2022-CLOSED

Please continue to check our website or Facebook page for updated Friday hours.

We apologize for the inconvenience. As always, if you are having an ocular emergency, please call and leave a message and the doctor on call will get back with you as soon as possible.