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Welcome toColchester Eye Care and Hebron Eye Care

Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and comprehensive eye care goes beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. At Colchester Eye Care and Hebron Eye Care, we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history, and your vision needs. Our optometrists provide the expert care, advice, options, and follow up you need whether you are a new patient or an existing one.

Colchester Eye Care Team

Looking for an Optometrist in Colchester and Hebron, CT?

Our optometrists take the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs.
Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.

Great Eyewear and Eye Care in Colchester and Hebron

From our offices in Colchester and Hebron, our Practices serves patients from Connecticut’s New London and Tolland Counties – schedule an appointment today. If you have a moment, please give us your feedback about our site and your experiences with our Practice.

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Answers To Your Eye Care Questions

Q: Do you have any recommendations for people to help them avoid Dry Eye issues?

A. Drinking plenty of water, maintaining a healthy diet, keeping your environment as moist as possible–perhaps using humidifiers during winter months, avoid direct air ventilation to the eyes (fans/driving), ensure you are blinking often and completely, take breaks when working on computers or digital devices, and routine check ups with your eye doctor 🙂

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Our staff will help you find the best fit for your specific needs and explain how different lenses and frames will impact your vision.

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Advanced Technology

Learn about the different types of tests and equipment you may experience on a visit to our Practice.

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Comprehensive Eye Exams

Learn about eye exams, what’s involved in a comprehensive exam, and special considerations for kids and contacts.

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Inside a Life With Color Vision Deficiency

What’s it like to be color blind? Contrary to what the name implies, color blindness usually does not actually mean that you don’t see any color, but rather that you have difficulty perceiving or distinguishing between certain colors. This is why many prefer the term color vision deficiency or CVD...

How to Safely View the Great American Eclipse of 2017

On August 21st, for the first time since 1979, a solar eclipse will be visible across North America. What's even more historic is that it will also be the first time an eclipse will be visible across the continent, from coast to coast, since 1918. If you want to bear...

Are Your Eyes Sensitive to Light?

Light sensitivity, also known as photophobia, is a condition in which bright light - either natural sunlight or artificial light -  can cause significant discomfort, pain and intolerance. People that experience light sensitivity will find themselves needing to close their eyes or squint when exposed to light and often experience...

Got a Shiner!

What Exactly Is a Black Eye? A black eye, also known as a periorbital hematoma, is usually not an injury of the actual eye (which is why it is called “periorbital”- around the eye). It typically occurs when there is an injury to the face or the eye socket which...

Colchester Eye Care and Hebron Eye Care are leading the way in Dry Eye Treatment! We offer solutions from behavior changes to – Prokera®, the latest and best treatment for severe dry eyes.
Drs. Dempsey, Sadanowicz and Wedeking specialize in treating dry eye including severe dry eye. Severe dry eye can impact your life in many ways including making tasks like reading, watching tv, working on computers and driving difficult and/or tiring, it can also lead to eye infection and corneal scarring.

Prokera is a new treatment option for severe dry eye. It is a natural corneal healing lens, that helps return the surface of the eye to a normal healthy state.

Prokera is inserted and removed by a doctor in either Colchester Eye Care or Hebron Eye Care in a manner similar to contacts. Prokera renews the surface of the eye. Clinical studies show that Prokera not only helps sooth pain, but it heals the eye and improves vision. In a clinical survey, 93% of patients that used Prokera for dry eye said they felt better after treatme
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IN THE US ALONE, 2.7 MILLION PEOPLE SUFFER FROM SEVERE DRY EYE SYNDROME. DR. DEMPSEY, DR. SADANOWICZ, OR DR. WEDEKING CAN HELP!!! MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO DISCUSS PROKERA TODAY.