Posts Categorized: Holidays

5 tips for Halloween Eye Safety

As the holiday approaches, many of us are looking for that perfect costume.  Unfortunately, Halloween is a popular holiday for eye injuries, so we put together 5 tips for eye safety to keep in mind while choosing your costume. Avoid decorative contact lenses.  Contacts purchased at Halloween costume shops or drug stores are typically unregulated. … Read more »

4th of July Eye Safety

By W. Benjamin Kunz, MD This upcoming fun holiday there will be several opportunities to celebrate, and fireworks are a big part of that. Unfortunately, fireworks can often lead to injuries, and our eyes are vulnerable to firework trauma. Unlike the rest of your body which is typically injured by burns, eyes are susceptible to… Read more »

Halloween at Oregon Eye Consultants 2017

Halloween at Oregon Eye Consultants! This time of year is fun for our Oregon Eye Consultants Team and we couldn’t resist a Disney Theme! Whether our patients were greeted by Alice in Wonderland, Mary Poppins, Minnie Mouse or a Giant Banana, we hope that we brightened our patients day! Remember Halloween is a lot of… Read more »

4th of July Eye Safety

By W. Benjamin Kunz, MD This upcoming fun holiday, there will be many opportunities to celebrate and fireworks are a big part of that. Unfortunately, fireworks can often lead to injuries and eyes are very susceptible to firework trauma. Unlike the rest of your body which is typically injured by burns, eyes are susceptible to… Read more »