In today’s digital age, our lives are increasingly intertwined with screens. From smartphones and tablets to computers and televisions, we spend a significant portion of our day staring at electronic devices. While these devices have undoubtedly revolutionized our world, they also emit a type of light that has raised concerns – blue light. Let’s explore […]

The clock ticks later and your sleepy, causing you to skip some of your normal bedtime routine. “Sleeping in contacts isn’t a big deal”, you think to yourself. But is it? Contact lenses have become an incredibly popular option for people who want to be able to see clearly without the need for glasses. While […]

The internet has made it easier than ever to purchase eyeglasses, with frames and lenses available at the click of a button. But when it comes to buying eyeglasses, there are some important advantages to purchasing them in person. Shopping for glasses at a reputable optical facility, like Illinois Eye Center, allows you to try […]

LASIK surgery has revolutionized the way we correct vision problems such as myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism. It offers a permanent solution for individuals who are looking for a life without the hassle of contacts or eyeglasses. However, not everyone is an ideal candidate for this procedure. To determine if you are, we’ll discuss […]

Allergies are a common and often frustrating condition that affect many people. They can cause a wide range of symptoms, including sneezing, coughing, congestion, and itchy, watery eyes. Allergic reactions occur when the immune system mistakes a harmless substance, such as pollen or pet dander, for a harmful invader and launches an attack against it. […]

Illinois Eye Center is committed to helping patients maintain good eye health, and we understand that this goes beyond just treating eye conditions. While we provide treatments, medications, and assistive devices like glasses to support our patients, we also recognize that there are measures patients can take in their daily lives to promote healthy vision. […]