If you have reached the grand old age of 40 or above, you may have begun to notice that things close to you are not as clear as they once were. This condition that all humans development is called presbyopia and once it begins, your near vision will continue to decrease over the next 25 years of your life. It is readily corrected with glasses but there are now a variety of multifocal or multi-focusing contact lens now available. To determine if you are a candidate for these multifocal contact lens, schedule an appointment with one of our doctors at Optometric Images Vision Care.
How do these lenses work?
Multifocal contact lens are constantly gaining in popularity and have become a mainstay in patients who are in their “reading years.” Although Progressive and Bifocal lenses aid our many eyeglass wearers, these multi-focusing contact lenses are becoming the new norm for contact lens wearers who want to make a seamless jump to improve their near vision without using reading glasses over their contacts or to reduce eyeglass wear in general. These new Center-Near design contacts are now made by all the major contact lens companies. Our doctors can determine what’s right for you.
Call us here at Optometric Images at (925) 479-0400 to schedule you eye exam and contact lens evaluation today.