How to Protect Your Eyes from the Elements

How to Protect Your Eyes from the Elements

Posted on April 21, 2017 by christine

If the sun and warmth is your thing, Dubai certainly has plenty of it. Summers are very hot and humid, with daytime temperatures often climbing to 40 °C or higher. Winters are still warm, with an average daytime temperature of 25 °C. But even if you’re a heat-lover, Dubai’s tropical desert climate has a downside. […] Read more

Top Safety Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

Top Safety Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

Posted on April 17, 2017 by christine

Do you wear contact lenses? If so, how well to you clean them? Do you wear them exactly as your doctor as directed? Have you ever “taken shortcuts” or “bent the rules” in terms of how you’ve handled or cared for your contacts? If you’ve fallen short in these areas, you’re not alone. In a […] Read more

Middle East Film and Comic Con 2015

Middle East Film and Comic Con 2015

Posted on March 30, 2015 by Atlanta Vision

Dubai is perfectly positioned at the crossroads of Asia, Europe and Africa. The city attracts tourists with its unique combination of Eastern traditions and comforts of the West. Along with its sunshine, shopping, seaside, sports and safety, Dubai has earned a rapidly growing reputation as one the world’s most attractive and leading leisure destinations. The […] Read more

What is Keratoconus?

What is Keratoconus?

Posted on February 20, 2015 by Atlanta Vision

Keratoconus (KC) is a progressive eye disease in which the usually smooth, round cornea thins and weakens, resulting in a variety of accompanying vision problems. Exact causes of the disease are unknown, however it is genetic, and often passed down from parents to children. Keratoconus can also be caused by excessive eye rubbing, exposure to […] Read more

Specials in Sight at Vision-X Dubai

Specials in Sight at Vision-X Dubai

Posted on November 14, 2014 by Atlanta Vision

  Each year, the industry’s leading eyewear and eye care professionals gather at the only trade event for the optical industry in the Middle East and North Africa regions. Vision-X Dubai is a 15-year old exhibition that encompasses every aspect of the optical business. It is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from […] Read more