What Are Cataracts?

What Are Cataracts?

Cataracts: What Are They & Do I Have Them? The most common cause of vision loss is cataracts in people over 40 years of age, and is the main cause of blindness. Cataracts are caused by a clouding of the natural lens which can be located behind the iris and pupil....

Meals For Haitai & Dominican Republic

Bethalto Family Vision Care Gives Back Dr. Ellison assisted the Bethalto Church of God in Bethalto, Illinois send enough meals to 147 children in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. In doing so, each child will have 1 hot meal for a year. To see what else Dr. Ellison...
Dangers of Blue Light

Dangers of Blue Light

The Dangers of Blue Light Computer Screens, Electronic Screens, Compact-Fluorescent Bulbs “We’re in a new visual era – and it may be bad for our eyes,” says Dr. Thomas Gosling O.D. “If you place the spectrometer on a smartphone, you can...

The Eye Blues

How much time a day do you spend staring at a screen? Between our smart phones, tablets, computers, television, etc. most of us spend the majority of our time looking at a screen. It is no longer considered overuse because it is the norm for most people. These screens...

You love your eyes, but do you love your glasses? If the answer is no, then you will love this deal. Stop in on Friday, February 13 or Saturday, February 14 and purchase a pair of glasses and receive 50% off of a 2nd pair of select frames! Happy Valentine’s...

Common Eye Issues

Common Issues With Your Eyes Your eyes are one of the most used pieces of your body. Think about it, without healthy eyes, the way that you see everything around you would be completely different than how things really are. Eye health is extremely important to...

Annual Adopt-A-Soldier & Eye Exam Savings

We are proud, once again, to adopt a soldier this holiday season at Bethalto Family Vision Care. This year, we have chosen to adopt a soldierĀ stationed in Korea. If you are able, please donate any item worth $10 or more and still in its package. Recommended items are:...

Annual Toy Drive & Eye Exam Savings

We are proud to hold, once again, our annual Toy drive this NovemberĀ at Bethalto Family Vision Care. If you are able, please feel free to donate any new toy worth $10 or more and still in its package. Once our toy drive comes to an end, we will donate all toys to Toys...