Perhaps you’ve been thinking of trading your glasses for contact lenses, but have been told you’re not a good candidate? The skilled optometrists at Dr. Richlin, OD & Associates have years of experience and advanced training, allowing them to fit the most difficult cases and provide you with the clear vision you’ve always wanted. To find out more, call the Beverly Hills, California, office or schedule a consultation online today.
Millions of Americans rely on contact lenses to provide clear vision without the hassle of glasses. Contacts don’t fog up like glasses or slip down your nose. And contacts don’t interfere when you’re doing activities you love, such as swimming or playing sports.
Contact lens correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and other eye conditions. When selecting contacts, you have many options to choose from, including:
Dr. Richlin, OD & Associates also offers astigmatic contact lenses and tinted soft lenses, and carries more than 100 lens types from leading brands, including Acuvue, Bausch and Lomb, CibaVision, and CooperVision.
The cornea at the front of your eye focuses light so you can see clearly. With keratoconus, the cornea thins out and bulges like a cone, making your eyesight distorted and blurry. The condition harms your quality of life, limiting your ability to drive or read a good book.
While keratoconus treatment will depend on your symptoms, wearing hard contact lens can improve your vision by flattening your cornea.
You optometrist at Dr. Richlin, OD & Associates conducts a full eye exam using the latest eye care technologies to assess the exact “optical error” causing your vision problems. This ensures you’re fitted with the right prescription.
Some of the diagnostic devices your optometrist may use include:
Afterward, you’ll be provided with a prescription for the contacts that are right for you. Dr. Richlin, OD & Associates is among the few practices that participate in FDA-supervised studies to vet new lenses being introduced. This gives you access to a greater selection of the most advanced options.
To find out more about contact lens, call the Beverly Hills, California, office or schedule a consultation online today.