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South Jersey Eye Associates


SJEA Re-Opens for Annual Exams and Wellness Visits

Dear SJEA family, First and foremost, we hope that you and your family continue to be safe during this unprecedented time of crisis. The last couple of months have been extremely difficult for most and we hope that everyone is well and that we all come out stronger in the end. The doctors and staff […]

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COVID-19 Update: Modified Office Hours

In response to the ever-changing COVID-19 situation, South Jersey Eye Associates will be modifying our office hours starting Monday, April 6, 2020. These hours will remain in effect until Thursday, April 30, 2020. SJEA MODIFIED OFFICE HOURS Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Our office staff will continue to process orders and answer […]

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SJEA Adds New Optometric Physician To Its Staff

South Jersey’s Comprehensive Eyecare and Eyewear Center Welcomes Dr. Russell W. Chappius III Bridgeton, NJ (March 2020) –South Jersey Eye Associates (SJEA) is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Russell W. Chappius III, to the SJEA family. Dr. Chappius will officially join the eyecare and eyewear center as an optometric physician on July 1, 2020. […]

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February is Age-related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness among adults ages 50 and older. It gradually destroys the macula, which is the part of the eye that provides sharp, central vision. The risk of losing vision from AMD can be lowered by doing the following:• Have a comprehensive dilated eye […]

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December is Safe Toys & Gifts Month

In 2017, there were approximately 251,700 toy-related emergency department-treated injuries, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC); 44% were to the head and face. So let’s be careful out there; toys are fun but choose safe ones for your kids. Protecting children from unsafe toys is the responsibility of everyone. The best way to […]

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What Every Diabetic Should Know About Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy, a progressive disease of the retina, is a common complication of diabetes and one of the leading causes of blindness. The condition occurs when small blood vessels in the back of the eye are damaged by a build-up of glucose or fructose. This damage causes progressive vision loss in two ways: proliferative retinopathy, […]

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February Is AMD & Low Vision Awareness Month

With people in the United States living longer, eye diseases and vision loss have become major public health concerns. Currently, 4.2 million Americans ages 40 and older are visually impaired. By 2030, when the last baby boomers turn 65, this number is projected to reach 7.2 million, with 5 million having low vision. Low vision […]

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

  Glaucoma has no warning signs. Nearly 3 million Americans have glaucoma and half of them don’t even know it. Left untreated, glaucoma can result in permanent vision loss or even blindness. Fortunately, a comprehensive dilated eye exam can detect glaucoma in its early stages before noticeable vision loss occurs. While anyone can get glaucoma, […]

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Follow These Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries 


Toys and Eye Injury

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, South Jersey Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in reminding the public of certain safety guidelines when choosing the perfect gifts for little ones. A number of studies show that some popular toy types are commonly associated with childhood eye injuries. These include air […]

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10 Health Problems Your Eyes Could Be Showing Signs Of

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