Eyeglasses Stores Birmingham AL

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SCHAEFFER EYE CENTER
(205) 328-2020
1036 20th St S
Birmingham, AL
 
MORRIS AVENUE EYECARE
(205) 328-1744
2014 Morris Ave
Birmingham, AL
 
EYECARE ASSOCIATES
(205) 942-0377
130 Wildwood Pkwy Suite 104
Birmingham, AL
 
Sam's Club Optical
(205) 941-3326
201 Lakeshore Parkway
Homewood, AL
 
ADVANCED EYE CARE CENTER
(205) 942-7740
833 Green Springs Hwy Suite 121
Birmingham, AL
 
ALABAMA SCHOOL OF OPTOMETRY
(205) 934-3036
1716 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL
 
ADAMS EYECARE
(205) 323-4609
1712 5th Ave N
Birmingham, AL
 
Walmart Vision Center
(205) 945-8692
209 Lakeshore Pkwy
Homewood, AL
 
America's Best
(205) 940-9000
231 Lakeshore Pkwy
Homewood, AL
 
BROOKWOOD OPHTHALMIC
(205) 877-2884
513 Brookwood Blvd Suite 75
Birmingham, AL
 

Eyeglasses Types And Materials

Many are surprised when they learn how many options they have when it comes to eyeglasses. Among these options for eyeglasses are the various lens designs.

The basic eyeglass design is single vision, and all-purpose lens designed to correct distance vision. There are multifocal eyeglass lenses that are designed to correct both distance vision and near vision (the upper portion is focused for distance vision, while the bottom portion is used for up close activities such as reading).

Multifocal lenses can be bifocals, trifocals, or progressive lenses. Bifocals have one line separating the top part of the lens, for distance, from the bottom portion, for close viewing.

Trifocal lenses focus light in three areas-distance vision, intermediate vision, and near vision. One disadvantage of bifocal and trifocal eyeglasses is the abrupt dividing line between each area of the lense...

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