Wearing Gas Permeable Contact Lenses While Riding A Bike

Gas Permeable Contact Lenses and the Benefits of Wearing Them?

Gas Permeable Contact Lenses

Gas Permeable (GP) or Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) contact lenses are an alternative to soft contact lenses. Although they are currently less popular than soft lenses, they offer a number of advantages and are continuing to improve as research and technology advance.

GP contacts are made of durable silicone which allows the passage of oxygen through the lens to your cornea and the front surface of your eye – essentially allowing your eye to “breathe”.

Cataract Surgery Options

Thinking About Lens Implants After Cataract Surgery

Are you considering having cataract surgery? You should also be thinking about lens implants after cataract surgery!

When deciding if cataract surgery is right for you, you may want to also consider lens implants. At Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons we can assist you so that you can make the most informed decision and move forward with confidence.

It is Flexible Benefits Time of the Year

It is hard to believe that it is flexible benefits time of the year!

Most Flexible Spending Accounts run from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. Some might allow a grace period, through March 15. Be sure to check with your particular FSA for the specific rules. Typically, you must use your FSA funds during the year or risk losing the money.

Fashion Eye Wear

Glasses – the Latest Fashion Accessory!

Putting on a new pair of glasses […] is a simple way to completely transform your look – just like a new hairstyle. {Brad Goreski}

Millions of people worldwide wear glasses in order to see. Many of our patients who require spectacles report they do not like being seen in glasses on a night out or when meeting new people.

Contact Lens

Selecting Your Best Contact Lens

Are you taking the big plunge and switching from eyeglasses to contact lenses?

Have you always worn contact lenses, but are not completely satisfied with them? If you wear them already or are deciding to wear contact lenses, you need to choose the right lens for your lifestyle. We thought we would offer some suggestions to help you decide.

Thinking About Contact Lenses?

If you have been thinking about contact lenses, we have definitely been thinking about you!

Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons are committed to the finest eye care for those we provide services. Whether you are a routine eye care client or a prospect for cataract surgery with custom lens implantation, our number one goal is to provide the highest quality of care we possibly can.

Back to School Glasses

Glasses Are More Necessary For the 2020 Back To School Season

This year, more than ever, glasses are necessary for the 2020 Back to School season, for those who need them.

If you’re a glasses wearer, getting the right pair of glasses is an essential piece of your back to school wardrobe. If you have been sporting the same pair for a while, it might be time for a new pair.

Impact of Coronavirus on your Eyes

How Coronavirus Can Impact Your eye

Research has revealed that coronavirus can spread through the eyes, same it can through the mouth or the nose.

Now that we know coronavirus can be passed through tiny droplets left in the air after someone coughs, sneezes, or even talks – the likelihood of inhaling the droplets is substantially higher than absorption through the eye.

Eye Health During Covid

Eye Health During Covid-19

It is as important to guard your eyes as much as you do your hands, nose and mouth – to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Here at Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, your eye health is of utmost importance. Therefore, we thought we would share some ways you can keep your eyes safe and healthy during this coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus Procedures

The Impact On Vision Care During COVID19

We are facing unprecedented times for everyone’s health and well-being.

The 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is rapidly changing the way the health and development communities are working. With the proximity of eye care professionals to patients during eye examinations and reports that the virus can cause conjunctivitis, COVID-19 has implications for eye health and eye health professionals.