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Contact Lenses in Carmel Valley

June 4, 2016

Eye Doctor in Carmel Valley

Contact Lenses in Carmel Valley

ncreasingly the way in which people prefer their vision corrections is in the form of contact lenses. The best place to get contact lenses in Carmel Valley is at our Optometry Cabana office where our doctor will expertly examine your eyes, fit your lenses and our opticians will fill your prescription and assist you with all you need to know to wear and maintain them. Dr. Tania Stevens, OD, aided by our state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment has the training and experience to examine eyes not just from the point of view of visual acuity and prescribing a vision correction but also to perform a dilated examination in order to look at the structure of the eyes and detect and diagnose any current or developing eye diseases.

For those people interested in using contact lenses in Carmel Valley our doctor will conduct a special part of the eye examination that measures the corneal curvature, pupil and iris size, and tear film evaluation to make sure the lenses fit the eye correctly. She will also ask about your preferences and lifestyle so that you can choose the type of contact lens that fits the way you live best. There are many different types of contact lenses that a patient can choose from the choice is dependent on your vision correction prescription, any eye conditions, fit and lifestyle choices. Our optical shop carries both soft and hard, also called rigid or gas permeable lenses. By far the most popular types of contact lenses are the soft varieties because they are easier to use and get used to and are available in many different usage types.

Due to advances in lens technology soft contact lenses in Carmel Valley are now available for use by the vast majority of patients no matter what eye condition they have including those wearers who suffer from astigmatism or need multi-focal lenses. Our shop carries daily wear lenses that can be worn for up to 18 hours before they have to be taken out for cleaning as well as extended wear lenses that can be worn for longer and overnight. We also offer disposable lenses that are worn only once and then discarded. There are also color changing soft contact lenses that can change the color of the user’s eyes. These are available in both prescription and non-prescription lenses. Gas permeable contact lenses maybe harder to use and get used to but they do offer clearer vision to those users who suffer from severe cases of astigmatism, nearsightedness or farsightedness. Come visit our eye doctor and our practice to get the most out of your new contact lenses.

Optometry Cabana
12925 El Camino Real, Suite AA3
San Diego, CA 92130
(858) 348-5900

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