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MAINE FAMILY EYE CARE
(207) 761-9054
200 Gorham Rd Suite 940
South Portland, ME
 
BARSH OPTICIANS & HEARING AID
(207) 854-1801
151 Main St A
Westbrook, ME
 
Lenscrafters - Maine Mall
(888) 693-3132
708 Maine Mall Road
South Portland, ME

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SEBASTICOOK VALLEY EYECARE
(207) 487-3937
179 S Main St
Pittsfield, ME
 
DavidS. Lowell,O.D.
(207) 854-2058
706 Main St
Westbrook, ME
 
DavidS. Lowell,O.D.
(207) 854-2058
706 Main St
Westbrook, ME
 
CASCO BAY EYECARE
(207) 781-1800
5 Bucknam Rd Suite 1e
Falmouth, ME
 
Optometric Associates
(207) 784-3564
168 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
 
BRADFORD SMITH
(207) 623-2020
15 Western Ave
Augusta, ME
 
REGINALD MAILHOT, OD
(207) 782-9501
220 Sabattus St
Lewiston, ME
 
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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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