Meet Dr. Arian Fartash

Dr. Arian Fartash – known as Ari to those close to her – is an optometrist who splits her time between San Francisco and Corona, California. Her days are filled with seeing patients, traveling, keeping up with the latest eyewear trends, and looking after her Pomeranian Sarah, who has over two thousand followers on Instagram. Read More »


Ocular Emergency: An Ulcer in My Eye?

This is a guest post by Lisa L., a VSP employee. I didn’t know there was a such thing as an ocular emergency, then, I lived through one. “An ocular emergency is occurs when there is a threat to your eyes and vision health – either structurally or visually – that needs to be addressed Read More »

Save Big with VSP Simple Values

Ah, summer…  It’s when your budding gymnast breaks her arm falling out of your backyard elm or your very own Evil Kenevil launches his bike sky-high at the skate park. The out-of-pocket costs for the emergency room care can add up quickly, especially if you have a high deductible medical plan, a temporary gap in Read More »


Most Popular Questions from VSP Members

As a VSP Vision Care member, you have access to great eye doctors, eyewear, and the affordable care you deserve. And we want to be sure you get the most out of your vision benefit! We know vision care naturally comes with some questions, and we’re here to help. Here are five popular questions asked Read More »

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5 Reasons to Put Your Kids in Light-Reactive Lenses

If you don’t work in the eye care industry, you may be asking yourself, “What in the world is a light-reactive lens?” As the name implies, a light-reactive lens reacts to light – ultraviolet light (UV) specifically. These lenses conveniently pack two different looks into one pair of frames. Indoors, they’re clear like standard prescriptions Read More »

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