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Eye Doctor Now Diplomate

Douglas Jeske, OD has a new title – Diplomate.  Dr. Jeske passed the American Board of Optometry Board Certification Examination and is certified as a Diplomate, American Board of Optometry.   He graduated, with distinction, from Pacific University College of … Continue reading

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Personalized Progressive Lenses Available

Optometrists and Eye Care Professionals can now offer the most technologically advanced eyeglass lenses on the market, enabling the full personalization of progressive eyeglass lenses. Tumwater Eye Center and VUE Olympia, recently completed the Shamir Freeform® Certification process allowing the … Continue reading

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Olympia Optometrist Dr. Simpson Caught Making a Difference

Dr. Dani Simpson volunteers at the Olympia Union Gospel Mission Vision Clinic to provide eye exams and eye care. Read more here.

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Do men and women see differently?

According to LiveScience, men are more sensitive to small details and moving objects, while women are more likely to recognize color changes — which suggests that men and women really do see the world differently! “[A] recent, large review of … Continue reading

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First Bionic Eye Implants

After several years of non-human testing, the worlds first bionic eyes are hitting the market in Europe. They provide 576 pixel grayscale vision to blind patients, though it  only works if blindness is caused by a faulty retina, as in … Continue reading

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Treating Stargardt Disease

Scientists have developed an experimental treatment that could help prevent Stargardt disease, a rare eye disorder which affects only 30,000 Americans. As part of an experimental treatment study, Stargardt was selected as the main focus of the study because it … Continue reading

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Meet Dr. Dani Simpson

Dr. Douglas Jeske and his staff are excited to introduce Dr. Dani Simpson. Dr. Simpson has joined the team at Tumwater Eye Center and VUE Vision Uniquely Experienced.  An Olympia High School graduate, Dr. Simpson went on to earn her bachelor … Continue reading

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Does your back-to-school checklist include an eye exam?

It’s that time of year again and our kids are heading back to school. Whether your child is heading back to a familiar classroom or starting their very first year, we have one thing to add to your back-to-school checklist: … Continue reading

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Only 2% of people care for contact lenses correctly

Olympia optometrist Dr. Douglas Jeske fits and prescribes contact lenses to his patients daily, but did you know that only 2% of contact lens wearers follow every single rule when it comes to hygienic contact use? Yikes. A new study … Continue reading

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Protecting your eyes this Fourth of July

Every year over the 4th of the July holiday, thousands of children and adults are injured due to fireworks and pyrotechnic devices. Do yourself and your loved ones a favor and attend a professional fireworks demonstration instead of setting up … Continue reading

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