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Name: Kevin Anthony Patrizio
Major: Kinesiology
Field of Interest: Optometry
Purpose: The purpose of this portfolio is to highlight and illustrate
my visual field experience at West Bay Eye Associates. 45 more words

How To Tell If Your Child Is Ready For Contact Lenses

Contact Lens Spectrum discusses how contact lenses can be a “life changing” experience with young people and other important factors related to children and contact lenses. 222 more words

Ever Wonder Why Baby’s Eyes are Blue?

What is it about a newborn baby’s bright blue eyes that makes our hearts melt? Even if both mom and dad have brown eyes, and the baby itself ends up with brown eyes, they are most likely born with clear, blue irises. 295 more words

A friend of a friend-Sarah Carter and Mary Ann Masters-April 15

One thing I have learned is that good friends have other good friends. This is a series of stories about “friends of my friends”. The post below is the story for April 15, 2015. 1,053 more words

A Friend Of A Friend

AOSA Offers Membership to Pre-Optometry Students

A question I often get from pre-optometry students is, “How can I get more involved with optometry before I actually start optometry school?”

The American Optometric Association (AOA) is optometry’s national political organization that works to advance the profession.  530 more words

Getting Into Optometry School

Seven myths about contact lenses

  1. There is one “best” contact lens
    Do not think that if your first contact lens experience is less than ideal that you must be “contact lens intolerant”.   

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With an ever changing world that we live in, have you ever wondered if going into space became a reality, what effect it may have on your vision? 373 more words