Illinois Eye Center is committed to furthering the eye health and safety of our community. For that reason, we strive to share information relevant to the current state of eye health. In this case, let’s talk about artificial tears. Artificial tears are eye drops used to lubricate dry eyes and help keep moisture on the outer surface of […]

As we anticipate the April solar eclipse, Illinois Eye Center is here to guide you through safely experiencing this celestial event. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, temporarily obscuring the sun from our view. While it offers a rare and educational opportunity for sky-watchers, viewing it without […]

Love the long days of a Midwest summer? Excited by the beauty of its frosty winters? No matter the season, protecting your eyes is a must! At Illinois Eye Center, we know that sunglasses might not be your go-to winter accessory, but did you know the winter’s UV rays reflecting off the snow can be […]

Learning that you have been diagnosed with dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) can be challenging. This condition is known to be the leading cause of blindness in Americans aged 65 and above. Dry AMD is a slow-progressing disease that gradually breaks down light-sensitive cells in the macula. In more advanced cases, geographic atrophy (GA) occurs, […]

Finding the perfect pair of glasses can be a daunting task, but with the help of Illinois Eye Center, it doesn’t have to be. Our experienced opticians consider eight different criteria to ensure that you have the best glasses for you. From face shape to prescription strength, we take the time to understand your needs […]

Going to an eye exam can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially if you are not familiar with the procedures that are involved. One such procedure that is often done is the dilation of your eyes. A lot of people feel apprehensive about this, mainly due to the fear of discomfort or pain. However, eye dilation […]