Prescription Youth Sports Glasses


Year round our youth play sports.  Some of these are more contact than others.  It has been noted the number of injuries from sports our kids participate.  It is recommended that all kids have their eyes examined yearly to have their eye health evaluated.  Not only do sports pose a potential risk for sight threatening damage but kids may have some difficulty seeing and it has not been detected.  If it has not been detected that they need some form of vision correction they may still be at risk if their vision is not clear to play their sport.

Symptoms that a kid may need some visual correction may be blinking, squinting, getting close to their digital devices or needing to sit in the front of their classroom.  Pay attention to their visual habits because they may not tell you!

Kids don’t mind wearing cool looking glasses or sunglasses.  Make sure that the protective sports glasses are something that they will like and wear.  If their eyes are examined yearly will determine if they need a prescription in their sports glasses/sunglasses.  Many will wear protective sports glasses in the form of sunglasses.  However, not all of our sports are out of doors.  Make sure that their lenses are made of impact resistant plastics.

Get out there and have fun!  Schedule an eye exam before you start playing!

Dr. Do Nguyen | Dr. Warren Johnson




About Eyewear Gallery

Eyewear Gallery was established 30 years ago and our office likes to write about many topics that are related to eyecare, glasses and stories that we hope you enjoy. We write about your vision, health and educational facts as well as some fun information. We pride ourselves in medical eyecare and designer eyewear and have received the Peoples Choice Award more than once. We have designer frames such as Lunor, Tiffany, Oliver Peoples and Tom Ford. We also have non designer eyewear and cater to all ages. We stock alot of sunglasses such as Oakley, Wiley X, Costa del Mar, Ray Ban and Maui Jim for sports and outdoor fun. Eyewear Gallery is also known as one of the few Custom Sports Sunglass providers in the USA in both prescription and non prescription. Please visit our website Thanks for visiting and following our blogs.
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