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Dr. Joseph S. Madrak, OD &
Dr. Alexandra K. Budd, OD

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Protecting Your Eyes

Tennis playerDid you know…

  • Nearly half of traumatic eye injuries relate to ball sports
  • 45% of these occur in children under the age of 14
  • 90% of these are preventable

Polycarbonate is a lens material that is widely used for shatter-and-impact resistant lenses, and when combined with sturdy frame materials, makes for formidable eye protection.

There are hazards of sunlight and bright light that are harder to understand; namely, ultraviolet rays (UV) and Glare (extreme brightness). Protecting your eyes from these distracting, even dangerous elements is equally important to eye protection.

Important Announcement: We're Moving

--As of Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, we will be seeing patients in our new location (located a half-mile from our current location).

Our new address is:
7 Riverside Drive
Shelton, CT 06484

Overlooking the Housatonic River and next door to Pier 131 Restaurant | Google Map

--Our phone number will remain the same: 203-924-2175

--We will be moving the week of Monday, Oct 18th. From Oct 18-23, you can pick up your glasses and contact lens orders. Please call ahead to arrange a pick-up.

We look forward to seeing you in our new office!

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