Contact Lenses Miamisburg OH

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Dav William Bremer
(937) 433-9082
1201 E Alex Bell Rd
Centerville Finance, OH
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Ophthalmology

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Marshall Claude Wareham
(937) 433-2300
5250 Far Hills Ave
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Stephen Dennis Ward
(937) 299-9700
3017 Wilmington Pike
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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William Dieruf
(937) 320-2020
89 Sylvania Dr
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Charles Patrick Carroll
(937) 427-8900
89 Sylvania Dr
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.Kara Hampton
(937) 748-2955
Ste 300, 245 North Main Street
Springboro, OH
Gender
F
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Catherine M Rose
(937) 299-9700
3017 Wilmington Pike
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Ronald E Warwar
(937) 297-7676
3100 Governors Place Blvd
Kettering, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John Andrew Fleishman
(937) 223-1279
1520 S Main St
Dayton, OH
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Amy M Kopp
(937) 320-2020
89 Sylvania Dr
Dayton, OH
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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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