Contact lenses have been around for many years. Recently, there have been advances in contact lens design and materials that make Contact lenses more comfortable and can reduce the risk of infection. There are many benefits to wearing contact lenses including wider field of vision, improved cosmetic appearance, ability to wear nonprescription sunglasses, and increased freedom in sports or exercise activities. We offer most popular brands of contact lenses.
This is a decision that can only be made by your Doctor after an eye examination. In terms of lens design, the options are as follows:
Contact lenses for “over 40 eyes”: Most patients over the age of 40 years old develop an age-related condition called presbyopia that decreases near vision. This can be corrected with contact lenses:
You should keep in mind that contact lenses are actual medical devices and they must be worn properly to reduce the risk of infection. Depending on the manufacturer and lens material, contact lenses can be worn in several different ways. Your Doctor will discuss the proper wearing protocol:
Contact lens wear can be associated with serious complications including eye infection and blindness. Any person who wears contact lenses is at risk for complications. The best way to decrease your chance of contact lens related complications is to:
If you are motivated to be free from the burden of wearing glasses, you may be a good candidate. There are conditions that may prevent you from wearing contact lenses, so it is important to have a comprehensive evaluation with your eye care provider before initiating contact lens wear.
If you are interested in Contact lenses, please Schedule an Appointment today.
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