July 21, 2017We are so proud to have our very own Dr. Johnson and Dr. Berwald featured in this month's edition of Healthy KC magazine! In this article, they discuss the amazing new technology on the horizon involving contact lenses. From medication delivery to virtual reality, the advances in contact lenses are certainly something to be excited about.
July 17, 2017Join us as we welcome Dr. Jamie McGowan to the Grin Eye Care team! Dr. McGowan provides comprehensive eye care to all ages and has spent more than a decade specializing in pediatrics, with an emphasis in managing and treating amblyopia and strabismus. Before joining Grin Eye Care, Dr. McGowan worked closely with Dr. Trudi Grin for over 11 years in her Pediatric Eye Care practice.
June 19, 2017Summer is officially here in Kansas City! Take a look at this helpful infographic for some great tips and facts about the importance of protecting your eyes from the sun's harmful UV rays.
May 23, 2017We are so excited that our very own Dr. Wongs is featured on the cover of this month's Healthy KC issue! The article gives a quick inside look at how Dr. Grinestablished one of the most trusted eye care clinics in Kansas City and over the past 28 years, has helped thousands of patients live life to their fullest potential by providing the most comprehensive and compassionate eye care.
April 03, 2017Spring is in the air here in Kansas City…and so are the allergies that come with it. Along with those beautiful spring blooms comes an increase of pollen, mold and other allergens that have many of us carrying around a box of Kleenex wherever we go.
February 28, 2017You may have seen our previous post about the OrCam. For patients with central vision loss due to AMD (Age Related Macular Degeneration) or other causes, the OrCam can really help regain a sense of independence. Especially when the ability to read has been lost.
February 20, 2017Did you know that ARMD (Age Related Macular Degeneration) is largely drive by genetics? Although our genes do not absolutely dictate whether we get the disease or not, they do heavily influence our chances of developing ARMD. At Grin Eye Care we have the option to use genetic testing to help to see the likelihood of progression of your ARMD if you already have been diagnosed.
February 13, 2017Did you know that the foods you eat can help to prevent macular degeneration? In particular, brighter foods and green leafy vegetables can help to protect your eyes. In our Leawood office, we have the potential to check your macular pigment optical density.