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Contact Lens Care

Why is contact lens care important? Proper daily care of your contacts helps to ensure they are able to be worn as long as they should be, as well as helps to maintain your eye health and best corrected vision.   How long should I wear my contacts? Do not wear your contacts longer than […]


What is farsightedness? Farsightedness, or hyperopia, is difficulty seeing clearly up close, while still being able to see things clearly at a distance. Near objects appear blurry and out of focus. You may have trouble reading books, looking at your phone, or sewing. However, you are still able to clearly focus on objects far away […]

BBC News: Millions using 123456 as password, security study finds

Use three random but memorable words joined together for the best balance between security and convenience. BBC News – Millions using 123456 as password, security study finds https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47974583

Our Google business page

Updates on hours and events are available on our Google business page – Medical Vision Institute 181 Prosperous Pl, Lexington, KY 40509 (859) 278-9486 https://g.co/kgs/z5SuPP

Flashes and Floaters

  What are flashes and floaters? Flashes are sparkles or lightning streaks seen in your peripheral vision. They may look like you are “seeing stars”, or as if a flashlight was shone swiftly across your eye. Floaters are spots, specks, dots, and lines that float across your field of vision. They are sometimes initially mistaken […]


What is astigmatism? Astigmatism is when the clear, outer covering of your eye (the cornea) is ovular rather than round. The cornea directs light into the back of the eye onto the retina, which results in clear vision. Due to the curvature irregularities in the cornea, light does not focus properly on the retina, causing […]