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April 20, 2020

Diligent eye care is more important than ever due to the outbreak of COVID-19—but what exactly is the virus and how can it affect your eyes? The American Academy of Ophthalmology has just released an important document compiling information about the virus, how it spre...

October 16, 2019

Learn the truth behind common eye myths you've heard through the grapevine. We debunk 5 pieces of advice you may have heard to keep your eyes safe. Do carrots really help you see better? Will reading in the dark ruin your eyes?

June 12, 2019

How Do I Find the Right Glasses to Fit My Face? 

With hundreds of style and color options available, finding the perfect pair of glasses can feel daunting—especially if it’s your first time filling a prescription. The good news is that with a little bit of preparation,...

November 1, 2018

People with diabetes are at increased risk of developing serious eye diseases, yet most do not have sight-saving, annual eye exams, according to a large study. This is especially timely as Wills Eye Physicians Thorp Bailey Weber joins...

October 1, 2018

Zombie or devil contact lenses may elevate a Halloween costume’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription could result in something far more terrifying – blindness. Thorp Bailey Weber Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in urging Ha...

August 30, 2018

According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly two out of three American adults report having eye or vision problems. A significant percentage of them, however, fail to seek medical attention in the form of regular, sight-savin...

June 15, 2018

June is Cataract Awareness Month

Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, the Thorp Bailey Weber Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in observing...

August 1, 2017

With back-to-school time around the corner, parents will be scrambling to buy new school supplies and clothes. As they tick off their long list of school to-dos, ophthalmologists are reminding moms and dads not to neglect one of the most important learning tools: their...

July 2, 2017

With summer in full swing, the days are longer, the sun hotter, and the threat from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays, greater. Wills Eye Physicians Thorp Bailey Weber

and the American Academy of Ophthalmology warns that excess sun exposure can put you at risk of seri...

May 2, 2017

Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditions such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cataracts, and glaucoma.1 In support of Healthy Vision Month in May, Thorp Bailey Weber and the...

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Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 | 215-836-1290

 

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