Optometry Services & Vision Care Products
Experience, Advanced Technology, & Personalized Treatment
The experts at Watts Eye Associates have been providing optometry services & vision care products in the greater Newburyport community for over 40 years. Having clear vision can drastically improve quality of life. One exam and you will see why the Watts team is so highly respected. They utilize advanced diagnostic technology to ensure the most thorough exam possible. They ask the right questions to make sure they understand your individual eye care concerns, and they provide you with a clear understanding of the advantages and possible disadvantages of treatment options and products. They help you choose vision treatment that is ideal for your daily routine and lifestyle.
The Watts Team is experienced with all ages and all types of eye conditions. They are wonderful with children and great with spotting and treating conditions such as convergence, they regularly help folks in their 40’s address issues of combined far and near sided challenges, and they are very experienced at recognizing and treating some of the more serious eye health conditions associated with aging.
In addition to having a team of highly trained Optometrists, Watts also has an experienced and friendly team of Opticians who are there to assist you with eye care product choices. With so many options, it is important to have knowledgeable professionals who can help suggest vision correction products tailored to your individual eye care needs. The Watts team is also very experienced in understanding the many insurance options and helping recommend solutions that fit your budget. Watts Eye Associates is Best of Newburyport Eye Care.
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Tips to Help Your Child Adjust to Glasses or Contacts
Looking for some advice on helping your child adjust to glasses or contacts? While corrective lenses have vastly improved in terms of technology and style over the past few decades, it’s not always easy for kids feel comfortable with their new eyewear. Here are few ideas to help your child make the transition.
Get in the right “frame” of mind. Glasses shouldn’t just look good – they should feel good, too. Make sure that the pair your child falls in love with is also comfortable to wear and fitted properly. When Watts Eye Associates notifies you that your glasses are ready for pickup, bring your child to the office and we’ll make sure they fit just right helping your child adjust to glasses more easily.
Update your morning routine. Up, dressed, glasses, breakfast! By incorporating new glasses into your family’s morning routine, you’ll help your child remember to put them on without making a big deal about it.
Celebrate new glasses as an important milestone. Seeing better makes everything better – why not celebrate these positive changes with your child? Turn office visits into treats with a special activity or reward at the end. Remind your child of all the benefits of improved vision and glasses will seem more like a gift instead of a chore.
Don’t forget the coolness factor! There are plenty of celebrities whose look wouldn’t be complete without their signature pair of glasses or shades. Find out who among your child’s heroes wears glasses (there’s bound to be one), and pull up some pics on your phone or computer. This and other positive associations are sure to help your child adjust to glasses.
Consider contact lenses. There are plenty of reasons why contacts should be considered, even for younger kids. For example, contacts are important for kids who play sports, or for those who have difficulty keeping track of glasses. Many kids find that a combination of glasses and contacts.
Vision care products are making constant advancements, and Watts Eye Associates offers the most current options. Bausch & Lomb BioTrue contact lenses, for example, use the latest technology to help eyes breathe and stay moisturized.
Watts Eye Associates works hard to ensure that all of our customers enjoy a better quality of life thanks to top-quality, comfortable eyewear. For kids, this often means giving them an important tool to excel in school or sports. Make an appointment today to help your child see and feel better thanks to our committed, expert staff of optometrists and clinicians.
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