Does My Child Need to Wear Sunglasses?
According to the World Health Organization, 80 percent of children’s UV exposure occurs before turning 18. If this is true, why aren’t more kids wearing sunglasses?
The Eye Surgery Center, recognized as a Cataract Innovator, is a state-of-the-art surgical center located in Silver Spring, Md., just outside of Washington, D.C. The surgeons, nurses and technicians of The Eye Surgery Center are eye surgery professionals with one clear purpose: to provide you with the highest quality eye care available in an environment where your comfort and convenience are our highest priority. We offer a state-of-the-art facility with the latest equipment. We recently added the ORA System™ as an option for cataract surgery.
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