Contact Lenses Winnemucca NV

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BelaL. Svoboda,O.D.
(775) 623-5211
50 East Haskell,Suite A
Winnemucca, NV
 
Northern Nevada Eye Care Ltd
(775) 623-5211
50 E Haskell St Ste A
Winnemucca, NV
 
Dillon Boynton OD
(775) 682-8020
1664 North Virginia
Reno, NV
Business
College Optical Express @ UNR
Specialties
Optometry
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: VSP(Vision Service Plan) Eyemed, Medicaid.
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Residency Training: Charleston VA Hospital
Medical School: Salus University, 2008
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Paul Casey, MD
(702) 576-0135
Nevada Eye Care
Las Vegas, NV
Promotion
$500 of Custom Lasik!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bifocals, Cataract Surgery, Cataract Treatment, Color Contact Lenses, Contact Lens Fittings, Contact Lenses, Designer Brand Eyewear, Eye Disorder Treatment, Eye Doctors, Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Surgery, Glaucoma Treatment, Laser Vision Consultation, Laser Vision Correction, Ophthalmologists, Opticians, Transition Lenses

Marietta Nelson
(702) 384-2020
2800 N Tenaya Way
Las Vegas, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Northern Nevada Eyecare Ltd
(775) 623-5211
50 E Haskell St Ste A
Winnemucca, NV
Services
Optometrist

Mallinger Family Eye Care
(702) 514-7002
1930 VILLAGE CENTER CIRCLE
Las Vegas, NV
Promotion
20% off second pairs of glasses or sunglasses
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Bifocals, Cataract Surgery, Cataract Treatment, Color Contact Lenses, Contact Lens Fittings, Contact Lenses, Eye Disorder Treatment, Eye Doctors, Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Surgery, Laser Vision Consultation, Opticians, Transition Lenses

YESnick Vision Center
(702) 462-8643
10198 W. Flamingo Rd At I-215,
Las Vegas, NV
Promotion
Save Time and Money with One-Stop Family Eye Care, Covering Both Eye Health and Vision Exams at Your One Visit. No More Multiple Doctor Visits and Double Payments. Dr. YESnick Does Both Together. Convenient Evening and Weekend Appointments. Introducing Ti
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:45 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Bifocals, Cataract Treatment, Contact Lens Fittings, Contact Lenses, Designer Brand Eyewear, Eye Disorder Treatment, Eye Doctors, Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Treatment, Laser Vision Consultation, Ophthalmologists, Opticians, Transition Lenses

Paul Casey, MD
(702) 576-0123
Nevada Eye Care
Las Vegas, NV
Promotion
$500 of Custom Lasik!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Bifocals, Cataract Surgery, Cataract Treatment, Color Contact Lenses, Contact Lens Fittings, Contact Lenses, Designer Brand Eyewear, Eye Disorder Treatment, Eye Doctors, Eye Exam, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Surgery, Glaucoma Treatment, Laser Vision Consultation, Laser Vision Correction, Ophthalmologists, Opticians, Transition Lenses

Andrew A Mohammed
(702) 896-6043
2598 Windmill Pkwy
Henderson, NV
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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