Contact Lenses

Proper Use Of Contact Lens Solutions Is A Must

Several thousand people in Colorado wear contact lenses because our climate is so conducive to skiing, biking and motorsports, and contact lenses allow for greater freedom of movement. But, did you know that as many as 70% of contact lens wearers do not follow recommended guidelines for contact lens care?

Contact lens replacement schedules must […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses|Tags: , |Comments Off on Proper Use Of Contact Lens Solutions Is A Must

Monovision Contact Lenses and Presbyopia

As we approach our early 40’s the eye’s crystalline lens loses its ability to bring close objects into clear focus. This is called presbyopia. Presbyopia is not a disease. As part of the natural aging process of the eye it affects everyone. Signs of early presbyopia include eye fatigue with reading and computer work, blurred vision up […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses, Presbyopia|Tags: , |Comments Off on Monovision Contact Lenses and Presbyopia

Is it true that you get what you pay for?

When it comes to eyewear the answer is yes. A new frame and lenses can be a big financial commitment, especially if the change in prescription seems minimal and that old frame is still in one piece. Asking the right questions of your doctor and optician can help you make the right choice and […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses, Frames|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Is it true that you get what you pay for?

1-Day Acuvue TruEye

Vistakon, maker of Acuvue brand contact lenses, has released a new 1-day disposable contact lens call 1-Day Acuvue TruEye. This is the first 1-day disposable contact lens, made from a new silicone hydrogel material (Narafilcon A) to be released in the United States.

Silicone hydrogel lenses have been available for years in two week and […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses|Tags: |Comments Off on 1-Day Acuvue TruEye

Contact Lens Options

The contact lens industry has a come a long way in recent years. We are now able to offer contact lens options to almost every patient that walks in the door! For those with astigmatism or presbyopia (loss of focusing ability), options were once very limited and for the rest, contact lenses required lots of […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses|Tags: |Comments Off on Contact Lens Options

A Contact Lens Breakthrough

Contact lenses are NOT all alike. If you don’t like how your lenses feel at the end of the day, cannot get a full day’s worth of comfort from them, or your vision isn’t as clear as you’d like it, it’s time to visit Vision Source Longmont. There have been many advances in contact lens design and materials […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses|Tags: |Comments Off on A Contact Lens Breakthrough

Non Surgical Vision Correction!

Did you know that thousands of nearsighted Coloradoans are experiencing clear vision all day long without the need for glasses or conventional contact lenses and there is NO SURGERY involved?

It’s true. Utilizing new technology doctors are now able to reshape the front surface of the eye with a special contact lens that is worn […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses, Therapy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Non Surgical Vision Correction!

Air Optix Aqual Multifocal Contacts

Air Optix Aqual Multifocal contact lenses allow you to see clearly at distance, near, and everything in-between. They are made out of a revolutionary contact lens polymer called TriComfort. Tricomfort technology provides a breathable and moisture retaining contact lens platform that also resists any buildup of deposits such as calcium or mucous from allergens.

At […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses||Comments Off on Air Optix Aqual Multifocal Contacts

Sleeping Your Way to Clear Vision

Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT) allows you to sleep your way to good vision with Paragon CRT nightwear therapeutic lenses.  This is a safe, non-surgical way to correct your vision without daytime glasses or contact lenses.

Corneal Refractive Therapy gently reshapes the cornea while you sleep and temporarily corrects myopia and mild to moderate astigmatism.  You awake to […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Contact Lenses, Therapy|Tags: , |Comments Off on Sleeping Your Way to Clear Vision

Children’s Self-Perceptions Improve with Contacts

A recent 3-year study found that children’s self-perceptions significantly improve with wearing contact lenses.  Researchers found that 8 to 11 year olds felt more accepted by peers and felt a better ability to play sports.  In addition, the youngsters felt better about their physical appearance as compared to glasses.

Many parents inquire about what is an […]

May 29th, 2014|Categories: Children, Contact Lenses|Tags: , |Comments Off on Children’s Self-Perceptions Improve with Contacts