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Is there a way to remove scratches from glasses and sunglasses?
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Usually not
Sometimes glasses can be buffed but generally, scratches you can feel with you fingernail means the lens needs replacement.

In brief: Usually not
Sometimes glasses can be buffed but generally, scratches you can feel with you fingernail means the lens needs replacement.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology
In brief: Sometimes
If the plastic lenses have very fine superficial scratches, an optician can often buff them out for you.
Check with a reputable optical department and have then inspect the lenses to determine what can be done.

In brief: Sometimes
If the plastic lenses have very fine superficial scratches, an optician can often buff them out for you.
Check with a reputable optical department and have then inspect the lenses to determine what can be done.
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Dr. Jon Fishburn
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
In brief: Not really
Next time you get new glasses, you can ask about which material for the lens is most scratch-resistant and/or adding scratch-resistant coating.

In brief: Not really
Next time you get new glasses, you can ask about which material for the lens is most scratch-resistant and/or adding scratch-resistant coating.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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