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Remember to Schedule Your Appointment Before the End of December!

Remember to schedule your appointment before the end of December for your eye exam, glasses or contacts… Insurance benefits will be resetting soon! Now is a good time to schedule an appointment to maximize your insurance benefits and use any remaining flex or HSA account dollars!  Appointments may be scheduled with: Dr. Christina Petrou for a detailed exam and vision consultative evaluation for glasses or contact lenses One of our fabulous …Read More

Seeing Is Believing: OrCam Wearable Technology for the Visually Impaired

OrCam is an intuitive wearable device with a smart camera designed to assist people who are visually impaired. OrCam gives independence and enhances quality of life. It’s a powerful low vision tool when all other options are exhausted. OrCam is a smart camera mounted on your eye glasses and process visual input in real time. Orcam reads text on signs, books and your phone instantly. You can enter products you …Read More

SAFELY ENJOY WATCHING THE GREAT AMERICAN SOLAR ECLIPSE ON AUGUST 21ST

Dr. Petrou recommends wearing right eyewear to protect your eyes and retinas from permanent vision damage.   You can purchase approved solar filters at: https://eclipse.aas.org/resources/solar-filters On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will span the United States. The moon will cover at least part of the sun for 2 to 3 hours, with some areas experiencing totality (or complete blockage) for up to 2 minutes 40 seconds. The …Read More

Low Vision and Vision Loss

Low Vision and Vision Loss What can a person with low vision really see? That question is not an easy one to answer because every person with a visual impairment truly has a unique pattern of vision loss.  No two people have the same exact vision loss! Macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and congenital eye disease, among the hundreds of other conditions that can cause us to lose some of …Read More

Our Eyewear Boutique

It’s true!  Our hand selected eyewear boutique is home to over 30 collections of the finest European and American eyewear.  Clients at Petrou Eye Care are often surprised by the pizzaz and highly pigmented conglomerate of color our collection has to offer, others love our minimalistic and sleek light-weight and paper-clip thin titanium frames.   Chunky, large, or small, our goal is to showcase the best new materials and fashion …Read More

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