Multifocal Contact Lenses—New Options Available!

Having trouble seeing at near? Want another convenient option beside reading glasses? Contact lenses are one of the best options for people who want to experience clear vision without wearing spectacles or undergoing surgery. This includes people who suffer from presbyopia, a normal part of the aging process that befalls people who reach age 40 and beyond. It can be customized and individualized for your occupation or hobbies and fulfill your visual demands.

As one ages, the lens of the eye becomes drier and less flexible, hindering its ability to focus on near objects. A person with presbyopia will need to hold things farther from them when doing ‘near’ work, and will benefit from prescription lenses.

That’s why it’s common to find people wearing spectacles when they didn’t use to.

Dr Ali Khalife, optometrist, shares, ‘Contact lenses were not a great option for people with presbyopia until the recent past. With the advancement in science, new designs and materials have come up, leading to the evolution of multifocal contact lenses and making them an effective option for the treatment of presbyopia. New age multifocal contact lenses can provide uncompromised vision at all distances without affecting the comfort.’

If you have been noticing that you need to hold things away from the usual working distance to see them clearly, you may be suffering from presbyopia. Finding it difficult to read or do near tasks in dim illumination is also one of presbyopia’s most common signs.

Multifocal contact lenses is a highly beneficial and convenient option for the management of these problems.

The Science of Comfort

One of the most irritating things is the feeling of having something stuck in your eye. Contact lens problems like infection, poor fitting or old contact lenses can cause this. The wearer may also experience

  • discomfort
  • irritation
  • movement of lenses in the eye
  • blurred or fluctuating vision
  • redness of the eye
  • light sensitivity
  • a variable degree of pain

Contact lenses directly touch the most delicate organ of your body—your eyes—so when it comes to contact lenses, we understand the importance of comfort. That’s why Eyecare Plus Optometrists providing quality Eyecare Vision services carry reputable brands of contact lenses for your optimum eye health and comfort.

The list below are some of our range of multifocal contact lenses brands:

Clear Choice Premium Plus contact lenses include Aquaform® Comfort Science™. This means wearers can benefit from

  • a naturally wettable lens that locks water within, keeping them hydrated even after extended wear
  • a lens that stays moist without the need of wetting agents
  • the high levels of moisture and oxygen transmissibility to keep the eyes healthy

Dailies Total 1 Multifocal is a new silicone hydrogel material. Almost 9 out of 10 patients feel nothing in their eye when wearing these breakthrough design daily disposable lenses. This means the wearers can benefit from

  • a high-water content approaching 100% on the surface to keep the contact lens feeling comfortable and smooth
  • exceptional comfort throughout the whole day

The Technology behind Vision

Outstanding vision at all distances is a key part of a successful multifocal contact lens. These innovative multifocal contact lenses offers a smooth progression of power designed to deliver a seamless and exceptional vision—near, far and in-between.

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About Optometrists

Optometrists are experts in vision care who diagnose, manage and treat a wide range of vision problems, eye diseases and ocular conditions. By prescribing spectacles, contact lenses, visual aids and other treatments, optometrists help their patients maximise and retain good vision for life.

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