Risks and Benefits of Contact Lenses

  • Posted on: 9 November 2014
  • By: admin
Benefits: - no need to wear glasses - no spectacle scotoma - ie "blind-spot" due to frame edge - overcome problems of spectacle magnification, especially when large difference in spectacle prescription between the two eyes. Risks: - corneal odema - corneal ulcers - contact lens induced conjunctivitis Permanent Solution : Lasik treatment to get rid of contact lens / spectacles.