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Doctor insights on: Bausch And Lomb Purevision Toric

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Are store brand contact lens solution harmful compared to the well known brands such as bausch and lomb.

Are store brand contact lens solution harmful compared to the well known brands such as bausch and lomb.

Store brand: Store brand contact lens solutions are just not as good at removing debris and protein from the contact lenses. I have seen more people develope red eyes and contact lenses intolerance while using store brand solution. These solutions will not permanently damage you eyes but are just not as good as bran name solutions. I prefer a solution called revitalens. ...Read more

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What is better, amo signature phacoemulsification system or bausch and lomb zyoptix 217z100 laser treatment ?

What is better, amo signature phacoemulsification system or bausch and lomb zyoptix 217z100 laser treatment ?

Different treatments: Unrelated question, phacoemulsification is done for cataract surgery and the b&l laser is for refractive laser surgery. One removes your crystalline lens that has a cataract and the other reshapes the cornea. So there is no comparison here. Both machines have had good results if done correctly as with other similar but different brands but for very different problems. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a toric contact lens evaluation?

Anyone know what is a toric contact lens evaluation?

An exam: Toric contacts are soft (usually) contact lenses that correct for astigmatism. Such an evaluation is just an exam to see if those lenses would be good for you. ...Read more

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Do i need toric lenses even if i don't have astigmatism?

Do i need toric lenses even if i don't have astigmatism?

No: Toric lenses correct astigmatism. If you do not have significant astigmatism, then you do not need them. ...Read more

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Which are more comfortable, accuvue oasys or sofmed toric lenses?

Which are more comfortable, accuvue oasys or sofmed toric lenses?

Individual preferenc: Lense manufactureres are in constant battle to grab a better share of this large and lucrative market. With minor changes in plastics, curvature and preservation - each new lense is advertised as the best out there. Fit, vision and comfort are individualized and each type of lens may be ideal for some, not so good for others. The same goes for acuvue oasys v. Sofmed. Try each. ...Read more

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Could it be absolutely neccesary to wear toric lenses for astigmatism?

Could it be absolutely neccesary to wear toric lenses for astigmatism?

No: If you do not correct the astigmatism with toric lenses, your vision will not be as sharp, but in some cases, is still acceptable. Have your practitioner give a pair of the appropriate spherical lenses as part of the contact lens fitting process. ...Read more

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Are there any one using toric contacts and feeling totally comfortable without any blurriness or out of focus?

Are there any one using toric contacts and feeling totally comfortable without any blurriness or out of focus?

Many: Toric contacts lenses provide correction for astigmatism. When fit properly on an eye with adequate tear flow, they can be quite comfortable and provide excellent vision. Check with you contact lense ophthalmologist if you are having difficulty with comfort or vision. ...Read more