February 2019


Macular degeneration: is there a cure and how can it be treated before it’s too late?

macular degeneration

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

prosthetic lenses cosmetic contact lenses

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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6 Reasons You’re Experiencing Discomfort with Your Contact Lenses (And How to Fix the Problem)

Discomfort with Your Contact Lenses

When prescribed correctly, fitted correctly, and cared for correctly, contact lenses can provide clear and comfortable vision. Unfortunately, not every contact lens wearer achieves this happy balance initially. On the […]

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6 Reasons Why Scleral Lenses Can Solve Your Dry Eye Syndrome

dry eye syndrome

Nearly five million Americans over the age of 50 suffer from dry eye syndrome. These patients complain of eyes that are dry, itchy, irritated, and sometimes downright painful. Eyedrops and artificial […]

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Scleral Contact Lenses for Keratoconus and Other Eye Problems Explained

Scleral Contact Lenses for Keratoconus

At the Weston Contact Lens Institutes, scleral contact lenses are among our top specialties. For conditions ranging from dry eye syndrome and chemical burns to Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and corneal transplant recovery, scleral […]

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