We know that with an increase in the usage of digital devices, a common complaint is dry eyes related to digital eye strain. But you can also experience dry eyes and irritation from wearing contact lenses. Dry eyes can be detected and diagnosed during a routine eye exam. An early diagnosis is crucial to protecting […]
Scleral vs. Hybrid Contact Lenses: Which is Better?
When you come in for a contact lens exam and fitting, one of the first things we determine is what your eyes need. In the past, contact lenses could only address common refractive errors like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism, but contact lens technology has since advanced in staggering ways. Now more and more people are […]
Why You Need a Contact Lens Specific Eye Exam
If you are curious about trying contact lenses, you will need to get a contact lens specific eye exam. A contact lens specific eye exam involves extra measurements not included in a comprehensive eye exam that will allow your optometrist to get a detailed map of your eye and determine the best contact lenses for […]
The Best Contacts For Dry Eyes (Types, Brands, & More)
The symptoms that come with dry eyes are difficult enough to handle by themselves, but that’s not the only challenge this irritating condition brings. Dry eyes can also restrict your ability to wear specific contact lenses comfortably. If you have dry eyes, it’s vital to know what contact lens types and brands will serve you […]