Year

2016

  • All About Tom Ford Eyewear

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    Tom Ford is one of the leading designers in fashion eyewear for 2017.  His style embodies the old classic look with a new modern twist on fashion.  For instance, the new Tom Ford Snowden Wayfarer is a black frame that is...
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    Do I have Glaucoma?

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    Glaucoma is an eye disease that slowly robs you off your sight. Although, glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United states, half of the people who have glaucoma are unaware of their condition. Glaucoma is...
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    Cross-Eyed?

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    Strabismus, or crossed eyes, is a condition where one or both eyes turn in, out, up, or down. The turn may occur all or only some of the time, such as when someone is tired or after prolonged close work....
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    Do I Have Presbyopia?

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    In our early to mid 40’s, most all of us start to notice difficulty reading up close.  This is a natural  aging change in the eye called presbyopia.  The crystalline lens inside the eye loses its’  flexibility, which makes focusing up close...
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    High Blood Pressure and Our Eyes

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    Systemic Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a common disease in the United States. Generally, hypertension is diagnosed when blood pressure is 140/90 or higher. It can have an affect on all of the body’s blood vessels, including those in...
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    Does your child play sports?

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    We all love to watch our children play sports and we strive to make sure they have all the right gear. But what about their eyes? We must remember that not all glasses will protect our children’s eyes. Children should...
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    Do I have Dry Eye Syndrome?

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    Dry eye syndrome, also known as Keratoconjunctivitis sicca is a prevalent condition affecting millions of men and women (women more often than men). It is characterized by dry, sandy, burning, irritated, red eyes, among other symptoms. Although, the symptoms are...
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    Spare your Sight!

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    Using Shades for Protection and Style Think it’s only dangerous when you’re outside on a sunny day? You’re not alone. Most people assume the eyes are only vulnerable to direct sunlight, but UV light can go right through clouds. So, whether the sky...
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    The Eye Institute

    Good Looks is now The Eye Institute.

    Thank you for visiting GoodLooks. We’re now part of The Eye Institute family. You can still visit us in the same North Raleigh location or check out one of our other two offices in Raleigh or Knightdale. Learn more on the “Locations” page on our website.

    We look forward to seeing you again soon!