Corneal Foreign Bodies

Today we are going to talk about one of my favorite subjects. Maybe this is on my mind just because I pulled some metal out of somebodies eye this morning, or because it is probably my favorite part of my job. This is a pretty common occurrence, especially in a...

Back to School

Well, we felt a little of that crisp air last weekend, football fans are back packing the stadiums, I have actually seen some leaves change. Now I will admit, that last statement was when I was home in New Mexico, but I digress. All of this means that it is quickly...

Going on Vacation

We are going on a vacation/business trip this week. I am going to a conference called CE in the Rockies. We as O.D.’s have to go to 16 hours of classes a year, called continuing education, to keep our license current. Usually I go to a conference that is local,...

Hello Abilene!

Hello, my name is Dr. Michael Shanks and I am the owner of Professional Eyecare Associates. I’ve never done a blog before so I thought I would try my hand at this. I want this blog to be informative, but also I think we can have a little fun with it. I hope to...