Many people prefer contacts because they don't clash with outfits, and they move with the eye. Like eyeglasses, they require proper fitting to ensure comfortable wear. When contact lenses don't … [Read more...]
What Are Toric Contact Lenses and Why Are They Prescribed?
If you’ve ever been to the eye doctor to get contact lenses to correct astigmatism, then he or she might have mentioned getting toric contact lenses. But what are they and how do they help … [Read more...]
What You Need to Know About Your Contact Lens Prescription
The prescription of contact lenses and eyeglasses have a slight difference. It’s mainly because eyeglasses are further from the eye while contact lenses lay directly on the eye. Make sure … [Read more...]
Does It Take a While to Adjust to New Eyeglasses?
After your visit to your eye doctor or low vision specialist, you may be prescribed to wear vision correction lenses. If you’ve never worn glasses before, the experience can be a little … [Read more...]
Debunking Common Myths About the Human Eye
You might be surprised how, with any information being a few taps or keystrokes away, myths about eyesight still persist. In today’s post, local eye doctor Joel H McGahen OD debunks common … [Read more...]
Is Your Child Ready for Orthokeratology Lenses?
Also called corneal refractive therapy, orthokeratology, or ortho-k, involves wearing specially designed gas permeable (GP) contact lenses. These lenses are worn during sleep and temporarily reshape … [Read more...]