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October 2022: Contact Lens Safety Month
October is Contact Lens Safety Month! Contact Lens Safety Month is observed to further educate wearers on the complications that may arise if the application, usage, care, and removal of lenses are not done carefully and or properly. Call our office today at 304-343-3937 for a Contact Lens Exam!
September 2022: Sports Eye Safety Month
September is Sports Eye Safety Month! By using protective lenses, your children are able to protect their vision while still playing the game they love!
August 2022: Children’s Eye Health & Safety Month
CANCELLATION & NO SHOW POLICY.
Please note that EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2022, WVEC will have a new “CANCELLATION & NO SHOW POLICY.” ALL NEW & ESTABLISHED PATIENTS: If you are unable to provide at least 24 hours notice prior to the cancellation of your appointment, a NO-SHOW FEE OF $30.00 will be applied to your account. This is to ensure that we can …
May 2022: Ultraviolet Awareness Month
May 2022 has been declared as Ultraviolet Awareness Month to remind you to wear your sunglasses!
March 2022: Workplace Eye Wellness Month
March 2022 has been declared as Workplace Eye Wellness Month to provide employers and employees with free information on the best ways to keep vision healthy on the job.
February 2022 – National AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an eye disease that may get worse over time. It’s the leading cause of severe, permanent vision loss in people over age 60. It happens when the small central portion of your retina, called the macula, wears down. The retina is the light-sensing nerve tissue at the back of your eye. Because the disease happens as you get …
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January 2022 – National Glaucoma Awareness Month
January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Timely treatment for the disease can prevent blindness. Call WVEC to schedule an appointment today! (304)-341-1114
Safe Toys and Gifts Month – December 2021
December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month. Team up with WVEC this December to keep safety in mind as you’re shopping for the little ones in your life!