No Fireworks Are Safe, Even “Innocent” Sparklers Can Cause Serious Eye Injuries

Fireworks injuries cause approximately 10,000 visits to the emergency department each year. Most of those visits involve children who suffer thousands of eye injuries.1 Though the most disabling injuries occur with illegal firecrackers, most injuries are caused by legal fireworks parents buy for their children, such as sparklers, firecrackers, bottle rockets, and Roman candles. Every […]

Summer is Coming and So Are the Visitors!

Promote your Organization and Enhance your Image NOW! The opportunity to be a part of the 2018-2020 Official, Tualatin Area Full Color Print and Interactive Map is now! The Tualatin Chamber is producing this publication which provides an updated, accurate media campaign to showcase all that there is to see and do in the Tualatin […]

June is Cataract Awareness Month

Three Things Patients Should Know About Cataracts   Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, Oregon Eye Specialists joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in observing Cataract Awareness Month by sharing three things everyone should know about the condition and its […]

Sign the Petition to End Easy Tax Hikes

Initiative Petition 31 (IP 31) reinforces the requirement that all tax increase legislation must receive a 3/5th supermajority vote from the Oregon legislature in order to be passed into law. This law has saved Oregon businesses and individuals billions in additional taxes over the past 20 years, but sadly, the legislature has begun to fund loopholes […]