A 66-year-old female asked:
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worn monovision contacts for years but no longer see computer well. would bifocal or multi focal contacts be worth trying?

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Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Either that or add reading or computer glasses to your provisions.
Answered on Aug 21, 2016
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