Lenses for Your Lifestyle
Your lifestyle, Your vision: Lenses that fit both
Today’s busy lives and lifestyles encompass an amazing variety of activities and eyewear needs. We are incredibly fortunate to have modern eyewear and lens technology available that helps us to meet those needs.
Our optical staff is experienced in helping patients select the optimal combination of lenses and frames to accommodate their needs and provide the absolute best possible visual experience. Lens technology is a huge component in that formula. Today’s lenses offer a broad range of technologies and options that make a significant impact on your vision. Talk to our staff about some of these options, and how they might benefit you as an eyewear consumer.
Anti-Reflective Lenses virtually eliminate glare and great for night time driving by eliminating headlight glare. Progressive Lenses – (no line multifocal) – are the nearest to natural vision. They can create a sense of constant clarity at all viewing distances. They are ideal for all first time multi-focal lens wearers.
U.V. Filter is highly recommended for its ability to protect the retina from the harmful effects of ultraviolet light, and for the reason is also required for all post-operative cataract patients.
Bifocal Lenses in the past this has been the most common style multi-focal lens. It allows the patient to see in the distance and close up with the same pair of glasses.
Computer Lenses if you’re viewing a computer video display terminal (VDT) you may need variable focus lenses. These help correct vision for the computer screen and the immediate vicinity.
Polarized Lenses eliminate all indirect reflection such as from water or snow, allowing greater depth perception and visual acuity. Excellent for many sports including boating and skiing. DriveWear® – the first changeable polarized outdoor lens. It darkens outside as well as behind the windshield. This lens reacts to all different outdoor weather and light conditions.
Transition® Lenses automatically darken in sunlight and lighten indoors, allowing the wearer the convenience of one pair of glasses for indoors and out.
High Index (Thin Lenses) are considerably thinner and lighter lenses. They weight much less and are much more comfortable to wear.
Polycarbonate Lenses are the most impact resistant lenses. They too are made of a thinner, lighter material. The use is mandated for children under the age of 14 because of the superior safety features
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