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Is Thanksgiving Dinner Good for My Eyesight?

While everyone jokes about Thanksgiving dinner being bad for our waistlines, here at Wilkinson Eye Center, we’re celebrating everyone who is eating turkey because it’s good for your eyes. That’s right – go right ahead and have that extra slice of turkey on Thanksgiving. You’ll be grateful you did. Turkey contains iron, which is helpful in […]

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Protect Your Eyes From Haunting Infections this Halloween

This Halloween, remember that there’s nothing scarier than an eye infection or losing your vision. Costume contact lenses may seem like a harmless way to amp up your spooky costume, but keep in mind that they could be doing your eyes serious harm. We’ll tell you what to look for or avoid when it comes […]

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Eye Care & Eye Exam

What can sun damage do to your eyes?

You’ve been told since you were little to not stare into the sun or into the light because they can damage your vision, but what kind of damage would it actually cost? One of the things that we encourage your patients to do here at our office is to always leave the house wearing protective […]

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How to Keep Your Eyes Safe from Chlorine This Summer

Do you remember swimming underwater with your eyes open when you were little, only to get out f the pool feeling like your eyes were on fire? When your eyes get chlorine in them, it actually strips away your tears which can make your eyes sensitive and vulnerable to getting things stuck in them. Before […]

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Eye Care | Pontiac, MI

What to Do About Itching Eyes

Spring is just around the corner which means that allergies may be taking over your life— leaving you with eyes that look more like tomatoes than anything. If you are experiencing really itchy eyes, you may be tempted to reach for a bottlebrush to find some relief, but before you do anything crazy, we have […]

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How to Prepare for Lasik

If wearing contacts or glasses everyday doesn’t sound like your idea of a good time, then Lasik eye surgery may be the best thing for you. During Lasik, our experts will work to reshape your cornea which will help to improve your vision. To make sure that your surgery goes as smoothly as possible, let’s […]

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What’s In Turkey That Makes It So Good For Your Vision?

It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving time at Wilkinson Eye Center unless we talked about the vision benefits of your turkey day feast. Before you sit down and eat a bunch of turkey and stuffing with your loved ones on this fun holiday, you may be surprised to learn that turkey is actually really beneficial to your […]

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How to Avoid An Eye Infection This Halloween

One of the last things that you’ll want to wake up with after Halloween is a nasty eye infection. And although we can’t guarantee that this won’t happen, there are a few easy things that you can do to prevent against you getting one. Let’s take a closer look at a few tips that we […]

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