Contact Lens Fitting
Contact lenses became extremely popular with an estimated 40 million adults subjecting themselves to contact lens fitting with their optometrists. Why? First of all, they are convenient. In addition to that, they offer a natural look. But most of all, they can correct your vision given proper contact lens fitting and the right prescription.
The advanced technology that contacts now provide patients includes an exceptional level of comfort never achieved before. These days, they come in thinner profiles and water-based materials.
If you wear contacts, visit us to receive a contact lens fitting and your professionally recommended contact lenses for your vision and lifestyle.
Contact Lens Fitting: Fast Facts
- An estimated 40.9 million U.S. adults wear contact lenses
- Nearly a million eye infections that require a trip to the doctor or hospital happen each year, many of them related to improper contact lens use
- 1 in 6 adults wear contact lenses
- Comfortable astigmatism contact lenses come in a wider range
- Patients with multifocal prescriptions can now get multifocal contact lenses
- Color Contacts can be ordered with or without a prescription
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Why a Contact Lens Fitting is Beneficial
Many people unknowingly consider contact lenses as medical devices. The lenses function to correct your vision but always be reminded that for these to work in your favor, experts are your only go-to persons. Many contact lens wearers subject themselves to higher risks for complications due to not properly wearing and caring for their contacts.
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 40.9 million U.S. adults wear contact lenses and their eyes sand the challenge serious eye infections bring. Therefore, it is important to have a professional contact lens fitting with a doctor of optometry to avoid your risk of developing any of these issues!
Trillium Eye Care optometrists and professionals ensure the perfect fit for your contact lenses. As not all brands are created the same, certain contact lenses offer advantages specific to each patient. Hence, always think that some of them function otherwise.
During a contact lens fitting, our optometrists measure your corneal curvature to ensure the best fit. Our patients’ eye health comes first and we place comfort as the next to important. This we promise to deliver anytime!
Caution: We highly advise against purchasing online without a proper contact lens fitting. Glasses prescription only provides certain parameters of your requirements and does not address the actual fit of the lenses. As a medical device, contact lenses should only be fitted by professionals. Therefore, no proper fitting leads to damaging the cornea.