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Safety Harbor Optical Blog—by Dr. Shawn Hollander, OD, PA

Are Scientists on Track for a Glaucoma Cure?

September 26, 2014 in Primary Eye Care
Are Scientists on Track for a Glaucoma Cure?

At Safety Harbor Optical, we recommend a yearly wellness eye exam—optometrists are often among the first health care practitioners to detect glaucoma.

Two separate studies at Northwestern University recently have offered encouraging news for glaucoma—the second-leading cause of blindness in the United States. Glaucoma cannot currently be prevented or cured, making such research in the field promising for the estimated 2.2 million Americans and 60 million worldwide diagnosed with the disease.

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Congratulations and Farewell to Krys Meyer

September 19, 2014 in Optical Dispensing
Congratulations and Farewell to Krys Meyer

Safety Harbor Optical patients know our wonderful Optician, Krys Meyer. Always friendly, upbeat and brimming with expertise, she has helped many of you find that perfect eyeglass fit and frame. After six and a half years at Safety Harbor Optical, Krys is moving on to new challenges. Krys has been a highly valued team member; we have always appreciated and valued Krys’ strong work ethic, attention to detail and expertise.

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