August 8, 2019

August is designated as Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month!

A good rule of thumb is to have your children’s eyes examined during well-child visits, beginning around age three. Your child’s eye doctor can help detect refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsigh...

January 7, 2019

January is “National Glaucoma Awareness Month” and an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease.

What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve – the part of the eye that carries the images we see to the brain. The optic nerve is mad...

December 27, 2017

Many THANKS to Cape Fear Eye Staff and our Incredible Patients for your generosity and participation in our 2017 Christmas Food and Toy drive.

This year, Cape Fear Eye Associates participated in the Ronald McDonald House Wishing Tree Holiday Project and Seasonal Wish Li...

November 22, 2017

IMPORTANT Information for patients regarding New Medicare Card 

 Key Points to Remember

  • Medicare will mail new cards between April 2018 – April 2019.

  • To help prevent identity theft, new cards won’t include Social Security numbers. Instead, each person will get a...

October 19, 2017

American Academy of Ophthalmology shares patient stories, urges Halloween revelers to avoid over-the-counter lenses. 

Wild and crazy contact lenses may elevate a Halloween costume’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription could result in something far mor...