Contact Lenses Carrollton GA

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Carrollton Family Vision
(678) 664-4750
740 Bankhead Highway
Carrollton, GA
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Bifocals, Cataract Treatment, Color Contact Lenses, Contact Lens Fittings, Contact Lenses, Designer Brand Eyewear, Eye Disorder Treatment, Eye Doctors, Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Treatment, Opticians, Transition Lenses

Roger M Rossomondo
(770) 834-1008
158 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Pam S Horton
(770) 830-6009
920 Maple St
Carrollton, GA
Services
Optometrist

MarkJ. Forster,O.D.
(770) 214-7310
Ford Family Eye Care, P.C.,1735 Highway 27 South
Carrollton, GA
 
West Georgia Eye Care PC
(770) 834-0212
115 Ambulance Dr
Carrollton, GA
Services
Optometrist

John E Godard
(770) 834-1008
158 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Icare Of West Georgia Llc
(770) 832-1457
1313 S Park St
Carrollton, GA
Services
Optometrist

Paul H Mcrae OD
(770) 832-2815
740 Bankhead Hwy
Carrollton, GA
Services
Optometrist

LarryE. Forth,O.D.
(770) 214-7310
Ford Family Eye Care, P.C.,1735 Highway 27 South
Carrollton, GA
 
JamesC. Huff,O.D.
(770) 832-6272
Dr. James C. Huff,702 Bankhead Hwy.
Carrollton, GA
 
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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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