Primary Eyecare News & Eye Health Resources

There’s a good chance that as a contact lens patient at Primary Eyecare, you’re using a daily disposable contact lens. There are numerous advantages to using a daily replacement lens, including comfort, convenience, health, and affordability.   One of our...

Driving and Vision as we Mature

Driving and Vision as we Mature

To qualify for a driver’s license in the Commonwealth of Virginia, your vision must be at least 20/40 (with or without glasses.) If you have vision problems in one eye, your other eye must be able to see 20/40. Visual acuity and peripheral vision are both...

Lindberg Eyewear is Back at Primary Eyecare!

Lindberg Eyewear is Back at Primary Eyecare!

One of a very limited number of exclusive authorized dealers in Virginia, Primary Eyecare has brought the LINDBERG eyewear collection to our new office at 5th Street Station.   LINDBERG eyewear tells the world you subscribe to a different way of thinking,...

Headaches & Vision Problems

Headaches & Vision Problems

It is a common misconception that you only need to visit your eye doctor for annual check-ups or eye diseases. Have you ever considered that your recurring headaches could also be a good reason to consult your optometrist? If you’re experiencing frequent...

Contact Lenses & Contact Sports

Contact Lenses & Contact Sports

For the competitor in us all, there is a distinct advantage, if we are vision-impaired, to wear contact lenses while playing sports. For some, eyeglasses are more comfortable or more practical in the office or while at home. But on the field, contacts...

9 Reasons to Buy Your Eyewear at Primary Eyecare

9 Reasons to Buy Your Eyewear at Primary Eyecare

1. We offer a huge selection of frames and sunglasses that you can actually try on and touch . . . to see how you look and how the frame feels on your face. Our opticians will help you find the perfect style, size, and color in your price range. We are...

What’s your 2018 Resolution?

What’s your 2018 Resolution?

Many of us recently made resolutions to better our lives in this new year. Improving your visual “resolution” is what we do every day at Primary Eyecare. Do you have a high-definition TV, or Apple’s “Retina display” on your i-device? Did you happen to upgrade to a “4K...

How to Treat a Stye

How to Treat a Stye

What Is a Stye? Have you ever had redness or soreness on your eyelid?  It may also appear to be a pimple or a red bump.  Chances are, you may have had a stye. A stye occurs when an area around your eyelid becomes irritated or a gland becomes clogged, similar to how a...