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Can You Wear Contacts With Astigmatism?

A woman pulling back her bottom eye lid to put in a contact lens

Astigmatism is a common vision problem affecting a large number of Americans. This condition often results from a misshaped curve on the eye’s inside lens, or irregularly shaped corneas affecting the way light reaches the retina.  If you have astigmatism, you may experience blurred or distorted vision. These vision issues may decrease or increase, depending […]

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Scleral Contact Lenses for Keratoconus & Irregular Corneas

A close up of someone's eye that suffers from a cone-shaped cornea, also known as keratoconus

Some eye conditions make finding contacts feel impossible. Keratoconus and other eye conditions can affect the shape of your cornea, making traditional contacts a poor fit—literally and figuratively.  Thankfully, there are specialty contacts designed for hard-to-fit eyes, including the larger, more rigid scleral contact lens. These lenses can offer clear vision with many of the […]

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What Is a Contact Lens Exam & Why Are They Important?

Optometrist showing a contact lens in and eye care office

If you have to wear contact lenses, you’re not alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 45 million people wear contact lenses in America alone.  Even though contact lenses are common, most people don’t realize the importance of properly fitting contact lenses. Because contact lenses are worn directly on the […]

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Do Blue Light Glasses Help with Digital Eye Strain?

Two different pairs of blue light glasses

Many Americans are affected by digital eye strain, a condition caused by extended use of digital screens. If you suffer from the effects of this condition, how do you find relief?  Your optometrist can recommend the best solution, but what options do you have? Before you book your appointment, let’s look at some options to […]

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