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Dr.ANDREW SCHWICHTENBERG
(423) 283-4590
2829 East Oakland Avenue
Johnson City, TN
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Optometrist
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Randal J Rabon
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Jeffrey O Carlsen
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Barbara O Kimbrough
(423) 439-7201
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Alan N McCartt
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Michael Shahbazi
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Nancy Judaun Alison
(423) 439-7201
325 N State Of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Phil V Walters
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Amy B Young
(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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Ophthalmology

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(423) 929-2111
110 Med Tech Pkwy
Johnson City, TN
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All About Disposable Contact Lenses

The next trend in the contact lens industry was introduced in 1987 by the Johnson & Johnson company. They were called Acuvue, and known as the world's first disposable contact lens.

There was nothing about the contact itself that was revolutionary, in fact it was much the same material as extended wear soft contacts. The difference was in the manufacture of the lenses. They could be made so quickly and cheaply that the user could afford to discard them after a few days or weeks.

There are differences among eye care professionals exactly how long these lenses can be worn before throwing them out. Some doctors say one day, others say a week, still others say up to one month. It is best to follow your doctor's instructions, though. He will make the best recommendation, based on your particular needs...

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