Contact Lenses Fort Bragg NC

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Hasmukh Amritlal Mithani
(910) 907-6001
2817 Reilly Rd
Ft Bragg, NC
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Ophthalmology

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James Michael Gieger
(910) 321-0356
810 Elm St
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John Philip Ritchey
(910) 321-0356
810 Elm St
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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George Leonard Cooper
(910) 323-2002
2139 Valleygate Dr
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Jimmie Wayne Riggins
(910) 484-2284
1726 Metromedical Dr
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Scott Daniel Barnes
(910) 907-8922
2817 Reilly Road Mcxc-Cod Credentials
Fort Bragg, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Frank Ward Browning
(910) 321-0356
810 Elm St
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Sheel B Patel
(910) 484-2284
1726 Metromedical Dr
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Shelby A Stephenson
(910) 862-6200
414 Owen Dr
Fayetteville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Michael George Woodcock
(910) 485-3937
2047 Valleygate Dr
Fayetteville, NC
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Ophthalmology

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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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