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Peter Lawrence Weingarten
(303) 695-6060
1411 S Potomac St
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Paul David Balstad
(303) 671-0000
1400 S Potomac St
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.Sarah Thompson
(303) 369-1020
1550 S Potomac St # 155
Aurora, CO
Gender
F
Speciality
Optometrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.8, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Roy M Wilson
(720) 848-0000
12605 E 16th Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.KENT GODFREY
(303) 220-5100
7800 E. Iliff Ave.
Denver, CO
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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James Russell Burcham
(303) 340-4600
750 Potomac St
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Stephen E Kesselman
(303) 751-1272
1550 South Potomac
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Eric Hink
(720) 848-0000
12605 E 16th Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.DANE PETERSON
(303) 693-0333
7800 E. Iliff Ave.
Denver, CO
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.O BEBBER
(303) 232-0200
7800 E. Iliff Ave.
Denver, CO
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Contact Lense Materials, Types, History, Care and Wearing Tips

Many are surprised to learn that contact lenses have been around since the late 1920's. However they were made entirely of glass, and covered the entire eye, not just the cornea as they do today. This was uncomfortable to say the least! Even by the 1970's, contact lenses were made of a hard plastic that made it impossible for a patient's eye to receive oxygen to "breathe". The cornea needs to take in oxygen, expel carbon dioxide, and remain wet to function comfortably and properly.

During the 1970's though, new materials were developed for contacts that allowed them to breathe (gas permeable), and function well in a wet environment (hydrophilic). Contact lenses are now quite popular, worn by approximately 30 million people in the USA alone ...

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