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Mark L. Buehnerkemper, Optometrist

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Contact Lenses

  • The vast majority of people requiring vision correction can wear contact lenses without any problems. New materials and lens care technologies have made today's contacts more comfortable, safer and easier to wear. Consider the questions and answers below
  • Contact lenses aren't just for seeing better. They're for looking better too. In fact, some people who don't even need vision correction wear tinted contact lenses as a way to change their look.
  • When you are fitted for contact lenses a particular lens care system is recommended -- a group of products to clean, disinfect and make your lenses safe and comfortable for wear.
  • Below is a brief comparison of Soft and Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) contact lenses.
  • Oh, the pressure! Get great grades, excel in at least one sport, play a musical instrument, work part-time, hang out with friends -- and always, always look cool. If you're a teenager today, much is expected.
  • Confused about contacts? Advances in contact lens technologies have created many options in addition to hard and soft lenses.
  • The information below is intended as a supplement to the training and instruction you receive as part of a contact lens fitting program.