Entries by Willam C. Christie M.D.

Children’s Ocular Health

Why is it so important to have your child’s vision checked? It is extremely important to check your child’s vision from a very young age! Vision is a huge part of a child’s development, and it is best to catch any problems early on and find a solution quickly. Vision problems can hurt a child’s […]

The Danger of UV

Most of us have heard about how UV, which stands for ultraviolet radiation, is dangerous. It is invisible light, and only some of it is blocked by the ozone layer. It can cause sunburn and skin cancer. But UV isn’t just bad for your skin. It’s also harmful to your eyes. UV can be linked […]

Maintaining Good Ocular Health

What Is Ocular Health? Ocular health is, simply, the health of our eyes. Our eyes capture light and then work with our brains to help us see. Good ocular health is defined as having vision that is 20/20 or better with or without correction, and disease free eyes. What Threatens Ocular Health? Unfortunately, our eyes are constantly […]

Fight Glare with Polarized Lenses

Summer is upon us! That means warmer, longer days and more opportunities to get outside and relax, but as soon as you go outside your door, you find yourself squinting in the sunlight…even with your sunglasses on! What’s up with that? The too-bright light you are experiencing is called glare. What Causes Glare? Glare is […]

Dangers of Blue Light

What Is Blue Light? Sunlight, or “white light” has a wide color spectrum. This visible light is made up of red, orange, yellow, green, and blue light. These types of light range in wavelength and energy. Blue light has the most energy of the visible lights, due to its shorter wavelengths. Blue light is very prevalent […]

Optician Needed

Are you or some one you know looking for a new career path? Good Looks Eyewear IS NOW LOOKING for a Full Time Frame Styling Optician and Retail Sales Associate. For more details please contact Dawn at: 724-772-5640.Please send resumes/cover letters to dsavage@scottandchristie.com

Fendi

Good Looks Eyewear is proud to introduce the Fendi collections to our Pittsburgh and Cranberry stores. We are now carrying Women’s ophthalmic glasses and women’s sunglasses. Fendi brings their head turning designs to eyewear. It is luxurious and ultra-feminine that will bring out the glamour in everyone. Stop in to our Pittsburgh or Cranberry locations […]

TECNIS Multifocal

Most people over the age of 60 experience some level of blurry vision due to cataracts. Many people over the age of 50 are uncomfortable driving or unable to easily read at intermediate or close distances without glasses due to presbyopia. Now, the TECNIS Multifocal family of intraocular lenses (IOLs) offers personalized solutions to give […]

Sunwear Events

SUMMER SUNWEAR EVENTS: Good Looks Eyewear will be hosting two summer sunwear events in  May!  Join us at our store in Cranberry Township on May 14th  from 11am-3pm and our Pittsburgh store on May 21st from 11:00am-3:00pm. Both of these events will offer food, entertainment, prize giveaways, and o course the hottest sunglasses on the […]

Mission Vision

MISSION VISION: ABOUT US: Mission Vision is a 501 (c)3, non-profit organization that delivers free eye exams, custom eyeglasses, and other essential supplies directly to homeless, uninsured, working poor, and low-fixed income people in Western Pennsylvania and abroad. Our Vision of Hope program conducts free eye care clinics on site at crisis shelters, soup kitchens, […]