The doctors at Grove Eye Care have compiled a list of trusted resources for our patients. Check back regularly for new resources or information.
InfantSee Program - A public health program designed to ensure that eye and vision care becomes an integral part of infant wellness care to improve a child's quality of life. Under this program, the American Optometric Association's member optometrists will provide a comprehensive infant eye assessment within the first year of life as a no cost service. Schedule your InfantSEE appointment in our Richmond or Midlothian location.
EyeCare America - A public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Their mission is to reduce avoidable blindness and severe visual impairment by raising awareness about eye disease and care, providing free eye health educational materials and facilitating access to medical eye care.
EyeSmart - This public awareness campaign empowers Americans to take charge of their eye health. EyeSmart emphasizes the need for Americans to know their risk factors for eye diseases, infections and injuries, and the role ophthalmologists play in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of eye conditions.
National Eye Institute - Produced in conjunction with the U.S. National Institutes of Health, this site includes a patient information library, photos and illustrations, low-vision information, news and events, clinical studies and current research, and patient information in Spanish.
Biosyntrx - Landmark studies show that the progression of Macular Degeneration can be slowed down by more than 25 percent with full-spectrum nutritional supplementation. We recommend the super-potent Macula Complete for our patients with macular degeneration. This one product contains all the vitamins and supplements many people buy separately at health food stores. It can be purchased in our office, or it can be conveniently delivered every month directly to your home.
Glaucoma Research Foundation - National non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma. Find educational resources and support for people with glaucoma and their families. Web pages include a site viewing toolbar to improve accessibility for the visually impaired.
Lighthouse International - Produced in conjunction with the Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB), this is an accessible, interactive global Internet portal for people who are partially sighted or blind, the professionals who work with them, and people who support them. The site features the latest information on vision impairment, its prevention and vision rehabilitation.