The advancement in materials used and in the manufacture of contact lenses, now make them suitable for most prescriptions, including correction for astigmatism as well as multifocals, which correct for both distance and near vision in one prescription.
Modern Contact lenses offer the user comfort and practicality; they can be used for full time or occasional wear by both young and old alike. Having the freedom of contact lenses can be life changing.
Mastering the use of contact lenses normally only takes a short while, the advantages of contact lenses are they offer excellent vision and versatility.
GETTING STARTED WITH CONTACT LENSES
At Ernest opticians we offer an initial FREE trial where we discuss your reasons for the trial, choosing the most suitable lenses, teaching you how to insert and remove them, and most importantly, hygiene and care for the lenses.
After the initial consultation, and the optometrist is satisfied you can insert and remove the contact lenses satisfactorily, you will receive a trial pack to take away for use over the agreed time. Then you can decide whether you would like to continue with contact lenses-it’s as easy and convenient as that. Should you decide to continue with contact lenses, we shall ensure your future prescription matches your needs precisely. At Ernest Opticians, we advise a contact lens check every 12 months.
As an independent opticians, we are able to select the most suitable contact lenses for your needs as we are not restricted by brand, supplier or type of lenses. Our Contact lenses are extremely competitively priced and we are constantly assessing the performance of lenses ensuring we provide the best on the market, therefore providing you, as the patient, with the very latest developments in vision and comfort.