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Fleming Island, Florida 32003

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Home » Your Eye Health » Protecting Your Eyes

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 on the following Fridays:

October 15, 22

November 12, 26

December 10, 24, 31 (half day)

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.