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Expansion of Kindness to Prevent Blindness

Expansion of program into St. Joseph County event held on July 18th at 10 am at Century Center Parking Lot in South Bend Elkhart, IN – An innovative program called Kindness to Prevent Blindness that gives students the gift of sight continues to GROW in record time thanks to Boling Vision Center and The Elkhart… Read More


PRESS RELEASE: EEF and Boling Vision Center Bring Mobile Eye Exams & Glasses to Elkhart Students


Online Optical Shop

Boling Vision Center proudly presents … Optique Eyewear Boling Vision Center recognized the importance of having an onsite optical center with a complete line of eyewear, giving us the opportunity to assist any patient that walks through our doors. This is precisely why Boling Vision Center launched Optique Eyewear. All Boling Vision Center Opticians are… Read More


My first eye exam at Boling Vision Center!

Hello! My name is Maddi Jackowiak and I am the new Business Development Intern and I will be spending my summer here, around the office and community learning more about business and some of the amazing service lines we have here at BVC. I’m a first-time writer here; and I couldn’t be more excited to,… Read More


Q: What is the difference between wet and dry AMD and how are they treated?

  A: Age-related Macular Degeneration is a common condition that is the number one cause of vision loss among those 50 years and older. AMD is the breakdown of the macula, a small spot in the retina, which is responsible for our central vision and allows us to see sharply and clearly. There are two… Read More


What is Presbyopia?

Presbyopia is a very common eye condition that impacts most adults. The condition causes your eyes to lose the ability to change focus and see objects that are close up. If you have to stretch your arms out in order to read a book or your phone, you may have presbyopia. This condition typically becomes… Read More


How to choose the best lifestyle lens implant for you

For adults who have been diagnosed with a cataract, a lifestyle lens implant, a type of advanced-technology intraocular lens implant (IOL), may give patients the freedom from glasses or contacts to see at a variety of distances. Some lifestyle lens implants are better for patients that drive more at night while other lenses may be… Read More


Keep Your Eyes Healthy To Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)

The most common eye disease among diabetics is diabetic retinopathy. This eye disease occurs when blood vessels in the retina are damaged and usually occurs in both eyes. The most common symptom of diabetic retinopathy is a slight change in vision. Over time, the condition can worsen, causing greater vision loss which can be permanent…. Read More


Glaucoma – The Silent Thief of Sight

Glaucoma is a serious eye condition that shows no early warning signs or symptoms and is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. Typically, the optic nerve becomes damaged because of high pressure in the eye, however, there are other causes that can contribute to the continued damage of the optic… Read More


Does LASIK Hurt?

LASIK eye surgery is a very popular procedure in part because it is patient-friendly in many ways. The procedure only takes about 15 minutes for both eyes, and the healing process begins immediately with little to no discomfort. Another perk is that it doesn’t take long to start seeing positive results, and getting back to… Read More