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Hybrid Contact Lenses

Contact lens technology has come a long way with new designs and materials.  Contact lenses were first “hard”, made of a non-permeable to oxygen material.  Rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lenses then followed allowing more oxygen through the lens and … Continue reading

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Keratoconus

Keratoconus causes a bulging of the cornea from its normal shape to a cone shape causing the person to see blurry and distorted. Keratoconus usually starts during adolescence and slowly progresses, causing the cornea to continually bulge forward, making the cornea … Continue reading

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Contact Lens Types

Contact lenses are an excellent method of visual correction that gives the user independence from eyeglasses.  Contact lenses can be broken down into six basic categories, each with its own distinct advantages: 1. Soft contact lenses 2. Rigid gas permeable … Continue reading

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