Contact lenses are a popular ‘invisible’ alternative to wearing glasses. They’re an ideal way to create a whole new look, for work or play. Plus, they’re great for all kinds of sport, especially water sports like sailing, fishing or snorkelling.
Recent advances in contact lens design mean that they are more comfortable, affordable and provide better vision than ever before. What’s more, they’re available in a wide range of prescriptions and designs, even for reader and progressive wearers.
We have been fitting contact lenses successfully for many years, helping patients with all their vision needs. Our eye care professionals use the most current contact lens designs available including:
contact lenses have now progressed to the ultimate in disposability, daily disposables. These are worn once then discarded. There are no solutions required. Daily Disposable contact lenses give you the freedom to wear contact lenses when and where you like.
The mainstay for regular full time contact lens wear is the 2wkly disposable contact lens. Made from advanced silicon hydrogel materials that give crystal clear optics and all day comfort.
Contact lenses are available that can be worn for up to 30 days without removal or cleaning. This is made possible by new lens materials that allow significantly more oxygen through to your eyes.
Multifocal Contact Lenses
If you’re over 40 and require either multifocal or reading spectacles then these new technology contact lenses may be for you. They work like multifocal glasses, giving you clear vision in the distance as well as near.
Contact Lenses for Astigmatism
Most people with astigmatism can now wear contact lenses thanks to modern contact lens design technology. Feel free to ask our optometrist at your next appointment.