Archive for the 'Upcoming Events Concerning Bay Area Vision Correction' Category

Happy 4th of July

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

Dr. Turner and Turner Eye Institute would like to wish everyone a happy 4th of July.  We would like to remind everyone to use proper safety precautions, including protective eyewear when handling pyrotechnics or other fire related holiday traditions, such as grills.  While fireworks can be enjoyable they can also be potentially dangerous if handled [...]

Election Day – Get Out and Vote

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Americans are voting less and less.  Voting is projected by some to be as low as 40% in this election.  Most democracies in the world have a much high participation in the election process.  Please participate.  Study the issues.  Spend time in learning what the candidates stand for and what the ballot measures and various [...]

Color and Cosmetic Contact Lenses for Halloween

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

  Halloween costumes can often receive a boost of fright or an added thrill with the addition of color or cosmetic contact lenses.  These contact lenses can be as simple as your ordinary soft contact lenses or they might be specially made hard or scleral contact lenses. Often Hollywood relies upon specially designed scleral lenses to [...]

Halloween Madness in San Francisco and San Jose

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

As part of the Halloween festivities this year in the San Francisco Bay Area, I visited the Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, CA for the flashlight tours.  While I enjoyed the activity, as did those who went with me, the supposed haunted mansion was less than frightening.  The Winchester Mystery House is one of [...]

International Vision Expo in Las Vegas

Thursday, October 12th, 2006

September 12th, 2006 This weekend is the International Vision Expo in Las Vegas and hundreds if not thousands of optometrists will make their way to the convention capitol of the world to listen to seminars, visit with company sales representatives and perhaps even socialize.  Many optometrists from the San Francisco Bay Area will attend this gathering as [...]

Turner Eye Institute’s 30th Anniversary

Wednesday, March 29th, 2006

Turner Eye Institute is now celebrating its 30th year of service to the Bay Area, including San Francisco, San Jose, Concord, and the East Bay.  The remarkable success can be seen in the satisfaction level of patients and in the tendency of patients to refer family and friends for eye care as well.  In addition [...]