September 2019


The Difference Between Hybrid Lenses vs. GP Lenses vs. Disposable Soft Lenses

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For people who don’t want to wear eyeglasses, contact lenses are a great alternative. There are many types of lenses on the market, and your eye care practitioner can help […]

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What You Need to Know about Colored Contact Lenses

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If you are considering a pair of colored contact lenses, then you have probably noticed how dramatically they can change the look of the wearer’s eyes and face. With a […]

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Five Questions to Ask Your Optometrist about Orthokeratology

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If you suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism, you might benefit from orthokeratology. Orthokeratology—abbreviated “ortho-K”—is a treatment strategy incorporating special gas-permeable contact lenses that a patient wears overnight. While the […]

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Macular Degeneration: Is There a Cure and How can it be Treated Before it’s Too Late?

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Macular degeneration is the number one cause of vision loss in the United States. According to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation (AMDF), the condition affects 10 million Americans, more than […]

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Specialty prosthetic lenses for cornea conditions explained

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Contact lenses are typically used first and foremost for vision correction. At Weston Contact Lens Institute, we regularly work with patients to prescribe and fit the best lenses to treat […]

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