General Eye Care


  • Why are there so many types of contact lenses?
  • Do all sunglasses protect eyes from UV rays?
  • Is presbyopia a serious eye disease?
  • What are the various kinds of laser eye surgery?

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  1. Roman playwright Seneca (4BC -65AD) used a glass globe of water as the first pair of eyeglasses!
  2. Bifocal lenses were the first devised by Benjamin Franklin in 1784!
  3. By 2023 the number of laser eye surgeries performed each year, in the US alone, will be over 1.5 million!
  4. Digital devices can now help people with low vision to read again!