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How Does Ortho-K Work?

How Does Ortho-K Work

How does Ortho-K work to correct nearsightedness? Learn all about this nonsurgical solution. How does Ortho-K work for myopia patients? For decades, the only options to correct nearsightedness have been glasses, contacts, and laser eye surgery. However, a game-changing treatment is now available. It’s called orthokeratology (Ortho-K for short). If you’re tired of wearing corrective…

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Light Sensitivity and Filters to Help

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Light Sensitivity and Filters to HelpDo you suffer from light sensitivity? Is it too bright to go outside without sunglasses? Did you know that there are different filters you can get in sunglasses that help to make your eyes more comfortable? At our office we carry NoIR filter lenses, Cocoons, JP fit over sunglasses all with…

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Ortho K Lenses

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Did you know there are contact lenses that you can sleep in at night and wake up and see in the morning without glasses or contact lenses? Did you know these contact lenses can help you to see up close and far away? Did you know that these contact lenses can also help slow the…

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Dealing with Dry Eyes in New Mexico

Dealing with dry eyes albuquerque new mexico

Do you ever experience any of the following symptoms?A gritty sensationA burning sensationA feeling of a foreign body or sand in the eyeBlur or hazy visionExcessively watery eyesDry eyesTired eyesRed irritated eyesPain86% of all dry eye patients suffer from a condition called Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. The meibomian glands are the glands that line the inner…

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