UltraViolet Rays and How They Work

UV rays are part of the electromagnetic (light) spectrum that reaches the earth from the sun. Its wavelengths are shorter than visible light, making UV radiation naked to the eye. The wavelengths are classified as UVA, UVB, or UVC. They differ in their biological activity and the extent to which they can penetrate the skin.

One-on-One with Kristopher T. Hubbard, O.D.

Cheyenne Eye Clinic & Surgery Center’s General Eye Care doctor has seen a lot, but the work he does in our community can still be surprising, keeping him on his toes and always learning. Dr. Hubbard sat down for an interview recently to talk about his favorite parts of the job, the best things about […]

Recycle Your Eyewear

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Bring your used plastic lenses to Cheyenne Eye Clinic & Surgery Center. We’ll make sure they’re properly recycled so the materials can be reused, kept out of the landfill and out of our oceans, lakes and streams. What can be recycled? Eyeglasses Plastic Lenses Complete Pairs of Eyeglasses Contact lenses and packaging  

Allergies & Your Eyes

Itchy, watery, red eyes could be a sign of allergies in your eye caused by your body’s overreaction to pollen, dust, dander or other irritants in the air. They may accompany sneezing and a runny nose. The constant itching and blurriness from ocular allergies won’t harm your eyesight, but as sufferers know, they can affect […]

Healthy Eye Habits: Screen Time & Your Eyes

Smartphones are a wonderful resource, but more and more, adults and children are working at computers during the day and using their phones for extended periods of time during the evening. All this screen time can lead to dry eyes and eye strain. Luckily, eye doctors and researchers have studied screen use and identified common […]

Healthy Habits: Smoking & Your Eyes

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As a nation, we can agree that smoking is bad for us. Nicotine is an addictive drug that can lead to major health issues including cancer and heart disease. It’s not easy on the eyes, either. Smoking elevates the risk of eye conditions that can lead to vision trouble and even blindness, and that risk […]

Eye Exam Technology

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We believe that investing in state of the art technology is important; having the best tools in house means better care for our community. Cheyenne Eye Clinic & Surgery Center is home to ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians, making it easy to care for every part of your eye, in the same place.