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Mattew L Murman MD
(248) 332-4544
10 West Square Lake Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Business
G N B Optical
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: BCBS Commercial
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Cataract Specialty Surgery Center
Residency Training: Kresge Eye Institute / Wayne State University
Medical School: Howard University, 1970
Additional Information
Member Organizations: AMA, MSMS. WCMS
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish,French,Hebrew,Polish,Russian,Arabic

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Voreis Eye Care
(734) 288-8953
17901 Huron River Dr
New Boston, MI
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 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, Laser Vision Consultation, Opticians, Transition Lenses

Michael A Mandell
(734) 462-1197
37650 Professional Center Drive
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Noel A Vonglahn
(734) 522-0800
29927 6 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Nossonal Kleinfeldt
(734) 421-2020
33400 6 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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W Scott Wilkinson Jr., MD
(248) 334-4931
44555 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI
Business
Wilkinson Eye Center
Specialties
Ophthalmology

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Coye T Carver
(734) 462-1197
37650 Professional Center Drive
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Jeffrey Nestor
(734) 425-2514
28900 Joy Rd
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Ronald M Coburn
(734) 421-2020
33400 6 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Martin B Berman
(734) 522-0800
29927 6 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI
Specialty
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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