Education Topics

April 28, 2021
What is Computer Vision Syndrome?

“Our digital world puts unprecedented demands on our visual systems, and these demands are not without consequence, some unprecedented.” Have you ever heard about computer vision syndrome or digital vision syndrome? As our work lives and recreation increasingly turn towards digital devices, the strain and demands that our digital world puts upon your eyes continues […]

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April 1, 2021
Know the Signs of Ocular Surface Disease

Dry, itchy, watery eyes are really common. In fact, 86% of people experience the symptoms of dry eye disease. When you know what to look out for, you can promptly receive treatment. However, the signs of dry eye disease can indicate something more complicated than just dry, irritated eyes. Don’t settle for living with the […]

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February 23, 2021
Understanding Your Child's Vision

Your Child is Limitless Did you know light moves at a speed of 186,000 miles per hour? That means vision is the fastest thing on the planet. We are asking children to harness the fastest thing on Earth. Let's make sure their vision is clear and comfortable so they are limitless in their development and […]

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February 9, 2021
Top Eye Care Tips

The value of being able to clearly see what we need to see when we need to see it cannot be underestimated. However, it’s often something we don’t really think about until it’s not working the way we need it to be working. Our visual system is complex, but by spending a little time every […]

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May 21, 2020
Virtual Eye Consult - Options For You!

Greetings! Fort Collins Family Eye Care offers several options to connect and enhance relationships with our family of patients! Whether you have a question about an upcoming reservations, a product or prescription request, or desire more information about the health and status of your eyes, Fort Collins Family Eye Care is here for you! Below […]

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May 14, 2020
Allergies or COVID-19?

Dry cough, congestion, drainage and limited sense of smell are all overlapping, common symptoms of seasonal allergies and COVID-19, yet less-common symptoms shared between the two include fatigue, body aches and pains, and shortness of breath (especially if asthmatic). Conjunctivitis may also fall into this category, but neither the CDC nor World Health Organization currently list it as a […]

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May 5, 2020
Doing Our Part for Your Safety

Is the Emergency Room Right for You? We’re doing our part to keep eye emergencies out of the hospitals. Fort Collins Family Eye Care has and always will be available to you and your family for eye emergencies 24/7, in person and virtually. Come to the eye specialists who have custom technologies, medications, and expertise […]

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April 27, 2020
Viral Eye Infections - Do I Have COVID-19?

Dear Patients, Fort Collins Family Eye Care and it’s team of providers is your resource for preventing, diagnosing, and managing viral eye infections. For many years, eye care providers have been faithful to promptly diagnose and order isolation for patients who experience a viral eye infection. Certain known contagions, such as Adenovirus, or layman’s ‘pink […]

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April 22, 2020
Contact Lenses & COVID-19

Dear Family of Patients, We are thrilled to bring you the most comfortable, clear, and convenient ways to enjoy your vision. Contact lenses often a wonderful additive to your quality of life. The bad news is, nationwide, 65% of new contact lens wearers drop out within the first twelve months of using the medical device. […]

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April 21, 2020
2020 Comeback Checklist

Dear Family of Patients, As we move closer to the end of the stay-at home order in Colorado, I want to reassure you that our clinical team and protocols will continue the methods of social distancing, strategically spaced reservations, and cleaning precautions. We are smiling behind our face masks! Fort Collins Family Eye Care, EyeSpa, […]

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April 15, 2020
A Sight For Sore Eyes

To My Family of Patients, If I may, I would like to invite you to share in a story about a special moment that recently happened to me. Traditionally, I keep the focus of these posts tailored to patient care information and empowering you with knowledge about preventative eye health, nutrition, and vision performance data […]

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April 15, 2020
At-Home Learning Resources

Parents & Educators, This is for you! Almost every student across the country is finishing out the school year from home. I am praising you for a job well done implementing and managing the added responsibility of supervising your student’s academic success and schooling. My intention is to empower you with tools to take a […]

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April 1, 2020
Fox News & Fort Collins Family Eye Care

Recently, Dr. Munson posted an advocacy message about the eye health risks of high risk medications such as Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine, Plaquenil, and HIV medications. These medications are used for chronic conditions to the general public and more recently have been proposed as COVID-19 treatments. Retinal health risks are known for both chronic and acute uses […]

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March 27, 2020
We Are All Things Family!

To My Community,  We are praying for your health, your wellness, and filled with hope as the future unfolds. As an essential healthcare provider, we are here for you. To schedule future reservations for you and your family, to request virtual consultations, and even order specialty eye care products and supplies, you may call or text […]

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March 23, 2020
COVID-19 Treatments & Eye Risks

To My Community, Fort Collins Family Eye Care's balanced approach to preventative eye care has translated well to cohesive accessibility virtually and in-person during this sensitive time. Preventatively and strategically reserving space for virtual and in-person examinations has offered our patients the choice of how best to direct their own health care. Our shared safety […]

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March 16, 2020
Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind Fort Collins Family Eye Care’s clinical space and technologies, surfaces, and equipment have been prophylactically sterilized and cleaned, including carpets and linens. We will continue to practice with a heightened level of caution. Your safety is paramount. This may be an ideal time for you and your family to seek preventative eye […]

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