Contact lenses are a popular alternative to wearing glasses; we do recommend that you have a pair of spectacles, in your current prescription, to wear when contact lenses are not suitable. Contact lenses are considered elective eyewear in most instances. Many people choose them for cosmetic, safety, recreational, and convenience reasons. There are contact lenses available that will allow almost anyone to enjoy the comfort and excellent vision that a well-fit contact lens provides.
Contact lenses are medical devices that require ongoing care. Unlike spectacle wear, contact lenses are foreign bodies that are worn on the eye. They must be monitored and cared for meticulously in order to avoid serious complications. When contact lenses are cared for and worn as instructed the risk to your eye health and vision are low. However, medications, environmental factors, other health concerns, non-compliance, over wear, or individual response may affect the success of your contact lens experience.
How can you get contact lenses?
Your contact lens fitting may be done only after your annual eye health exam. The fitting services include: