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What’s New With Contact Lenses? Biotrue ONEday for Astigmatism by Bausch & Lomb

At Professional Vision, we’ve been looking forward to a new one day astigmatism contact lens. While we’ve had some great options to offer patients, there’s always room for improvement when it comes to comfort and convenience. Do you have astigmatism … Continue reading

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Can I Wear Contact Lenses If I Need Bifocals and My Eye Are Dry?

By Dr. Richard Barnstein “Can I wear contact lenses if I need bifocals and my eye are dry?” My short answer is “Yes”, and “It depends.” The great news is that there are more options than ever on the possibilities … Continue reading

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If My Eyes Water, How Could That Be Dry Eye?

We’re in the peak of winter here in the Maryland area. Temperatures can hover around freezing, meaning more heat in the home, car, and at work. Heating brings dry air. Then when we go outside, we go from dry heat … Continue reading

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Simple Steps to Relieve Dry Eye

Dry eye affects more than 20 million people in the U.S., according to one Allergan study. (Count me as one of them!) Symptoms can include a burning sensation, excessive tearing, and redness. While many steps can be taken to alleviate … Continue reading

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Computer Vision Syndrome: How to Relieve Eye Strain on the Computer: Gunnar Advanced Computer Eyewear.

By Dr. Richard Barnstein Every day many of my patients will tell me about their eye strain on the computer. There can be numerous reasons for their eye strain. Sometimes, 10 hours a day on the computer can be the … Continue reading

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What is Dry Eye Syndrome? Can I Still Wear Contact Lenses?

By Dr. Richard Barnstein I’ve had dry eye syndrome for many years now, and it’s no fun! Especially if you want to wear contact lenses! The good news is that in most cases, there is a way for many people … Continue reading

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Can I Have Comfort and High Performance With a Multifocal Contact Lens? The New Proclear 1 Day Multifocal by Coopervision

By Dr. Richard Barnstein I’ve been practicing for over 18 years now and specialize in fitting multifocal contact lenses. People that already wear glasses with progressive or bifocal lenses often want options where they don’t have to wear glasses. I … Continue reading

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