Eyeglasses Stores Cambridge MA

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C H A Eye Center
(617) 665-2355
65 Beacon St # 202
Somerville, MA
Central Square Eyecare
(617) 497-2015
3 Central Square
Cambridge, MA
Antonia Ortlelo
(617) 868-8742
174 Highland Ave # 3
Somerville, MA
Codman Square
(617) 822-8332
22 Laurel St Apt 25
Somerville, MA
Harvard Square Eye Care
(617) 401-7705
19 Dunster St,
Cambridge, MA
(617) 776-6300
311 Somerville Ave
Somerville, MA
International Optical
(617) 776-6300
311 Somerville Ave
Somerville, MA
Edward Franklin Goodman Md
(617) 625-8250
236 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA
(617) 623-7522
22 Mcgrath Hwy
Somerville, MA
Brighton Eye Associates P
(617) 782-6650
372 Washington St
Brighton, MA

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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