Eye Health

Specialty Contact Lenses

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Okay-- can I brag about my wife for a minute? Dr. Lisa Mitchell has the most advanced training and expertise in contact lens fittings that I know of, and she has been specializing in difficult to fit and medically necessary contact lenses for nearly 12 years now. Fitting contact lenses on irregular corneas is no easy task, especially if an eye care practitioner has little to no experience fitting such patients. I know— I have done more fits in these types of lenses than most  ..

Cataracts - Mitchell Family Eye Care

Friday, January 16, 2015
During an examination the other day, a patient joked with me, "Doc, I hope I don't have any Cadillacs in there-- I only drive Fords." I assured him that not only did he not have any signs of cataracts, I also saw no evidence that anyone had parked their car in his eye. Most people have at least heard of cataracts, but many perhaps don't understand exactly what they are. We all have a small lens within our eye, that sits just behind the iris (the colored part of your eye). This len ..