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April 2018

Specialty Contact Lenses

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What are specialty contact lenses and how do they work? Traditional soft contact lenses may not provide sharp vision in certain cases (examples of disease and dry eye) compared to “hard” contact lenses. In cases of diseases, like keratoconus, the specialty contact lenses mask the irregularity of the cornea beneath it. Essentially, it gives the appearance of a smooth optical surface. These specialty contact lenses are stiffer in material compared to traditional soft contact lenses in order to prevent moulding…

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