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Patients of the Okemos office have specialists in all areas of ophthalmology available to them including: oculoplastics, retina, glaucoma and cataract. Routine family eye care services will also be available. The optical department carries contact lenses and features more than 1200 frame styles.
by Tracy M. Putnam, O.D.
Along with dry winter weather in Michigan come some irritating eye issues. Can't stop blinking, rubbing and reaching for artificial tear drops for relief? Do your eyes burn, itch, or feel sandy and gritty? Congratulations, you’ve got dry eyes and you are not alone.Millions of Americans experience dry eyes. However, only a small percentage seek medical advice on how to best combat this persistent issue.
In September, retina services at Southwest Michigan Eye Center's Battle Creek office began to be provided by Board Certified Retina Specialists, Ahmed El-Sanhouri, M.D. and O’Neil Biscette, M.D.
All L.O. Eye Care offices will be closed Friday, December 23rd through Monday, December 26th. They will reopen as scheduled on Tuesday, December 27th.
All offices will also be closed on Monday, January 2nd for the New Year Holiday. They will reopen as scheduled on Tuesday, January 3rd.
Please note, the Lake Odessa office does not have Tuesday hours and therefore will reopen as scheduled on Wednesday.
If you have an emergency during this time, please call 517.337.1668 or head to the nearest emergency room.