Optical Fun: New Glasses Parody

Dr. Andrew May and Dr. Barrett Martin present "New Glasses!!" Sponsored by Adidas and Silhouette and produced by House Fire Media, this is a must-see!! A parody of the 1964 classic rock song "Good Lovin'" by The Young Rascals, this is a trip to the eye doctor that you'll never forget!! All you need, all you really need is "New … [Read more...]

Why Did Pirates Wear Eye Patches?

AARGH.. it is September 19 and one of our favorite events..Happy Talk Like A Pirate Day. Have you ever wondered why pirates wore eye patches? It is a stereotype that pirates during the age of sail often wore eyepatches. According to Wikipedia: This stereotype is common in fiction and was popularized by the novel Treasure Island. Whilst piracy … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Everyone is Awesome

Dr. Andrew May & Dr. Barrett Martin team up to celebrate their AWESOME staff!!! With heads bobbing on popsicle sticks, this is an interesting visual take on the song from The Lego Movie by Tegan and Sara. Also featuring Dr. Bob Johnson, Dr. Rick Hartman, and Dr. Bob Hammond, the doctors and staff of Johnson Optometric Associates in … [Read more...]

Eyewear Art: Getting My Glasses Cleaned

Nada Mohammad, Cairo, Egypt based artist created a tri-pictorial on getting his Glasses Clean. A comic touch makes this interesting and fun. … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Les Miser-Eyes (“Les Miserables” Parody)

In this huge Broadway undertaking, Dr. May and Dr. Martin team up with the doctors and staff of Johnson Optometric Associates to perform "Les Miser-Eyes." Performing a cappella parodies of "Look Down," "Red and Black," "Master of the House," "On My Own," "A Little Fall of Rain," "I Dreamed a Dream," "Bring Him Home," "Empty Chairs at Empty Tables," … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Eyes Eyes Baby

Dr. Andrew May and Dr. Barrett Martin present a parody of Vanilla Ice's smash hit "Ice Ice Baby." Also featuring Drs. Johnson, Hartman, and Hammond of Johnson Optometric Associates. This one is EPIC! "So give us a call at Johnson Optometric (and check out his hook while his DJ revolves it)!" Watch this video and you will see what makes Johnson … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Baby Flip The Lenses One More Time

Dr. May & Dr. Martin are back with a new Britney Spears video!! They are joined by up-and-coming superstars Jessica and Yoana in this dance music video! Have you ever had a doctor flip the lenses too quickly?! Have you ever wanted your doctor to flip them just one more time?! Then watch and enjoy their newest video!! Lyrics: (written by … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Fresh Docs of Fuquay

Have you met the Fresh Docs of Fuquay...and Garner?? Dr. May and Dr. Martin take you on a tour of their back stories to the tune of that infectious "Fresh Prince" song. Learn how they each got interested in careers in optometry, while also watching some guest appearances from Drs. Johnson, Hartman, and Hammond. We hope you enjoy!! Lyrics: (by … [Read more...]

Blurry Optical Fun With Pokeman Pickachus

Pokeman has gone viral and some eyecare professionals are taking advantage of Pokemon Fever.   … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Can’t Read this Parody

Dr. May and Dr. Martin pose as 40-year-old patients whose eyes are changing and they now find themselves struggling to read up close. The solution?? Glasses!! Presbyopia commonly affects people once they reach the 40's, and as Dr. Johnson raps, "It's not fair but it's a fact of life." This parody of MC Hammer's classic rap anthem "U Can't Touch … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Do You Take My Insurance?

This is an old video on The medicine in my glasses running out and whether or not the doctor takes the insurance.   … [Read more...]

Miniature Calendar Features Eyeglasses

I don't know if you have been on the website Miniature Calendar by artist Taksuda Tanaka. He features each day an activity that is part of our daily lives. The eyeglasses have a slew of little people sitting on the front with a small ladder. You have to love the art and the attention to detail. He has been posting every day using his diorama … [Read more...]

Jimmy Kimmel Pitches To Shark Tank

Just for a little opti-fun for Shark Week, Jimmy Kimmel through Jimmy Kimmel Laboratories comes up with three ideas for the Shark Tank. Very Funny.   … [Read more...]

Our Favorite Shark Tank: The Drip Drop

We loved this Shark Tank episode in which two 14 year old kids from Denver, Colorado who invented the Drip Drop. The Drip Drop solves the problem of dripping ice cream cones. These kids are so cute and the presentation was excellent. They did get an offer from Barbara with contingencies. Sources You Tube: Season 7, Episode 25 Drip Drop … [Read more...]

Four Shark Optical Illusions

One of the scariest animals in the world are sharks. Why? we do not know, as the chances of being in a car accident are alot higher than ever being attacked by a shark. Therefore the prevalence of shark attacks are an illusion. For that reason we have found four shark optical illusions (an experience of seeming to see something that does not exist … [Read more...]