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Dr. Tracy, can I sleep with my contact lenses?

"Dr. Tracy, can I sleep overnight with my contact lenses?" The short answer -- I [...]

September 19th, 2011|Contact Lenses, Eye Care|0 Comments

Our favorite contact lens case: Flents Soft Grips

Cases that come packaged with solutions are convenient. But they can be difficult to [...]

September 19th, 2011|Contact Lenses|0 Comments

How to extend the life of your contact lenses

Two patients recently came to me with similar stories. Months earlier, I had fitted them [...]

April 16th, 2011|Contact Lenses|1 Comment

Contact lenses: How Frequently Should I Replace Them?

Let's talk first about soft/disposable contacts, manufactured and marketed for one week, two weeks, one [...]

September 9th, 2010|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on Contact lenses: How Frequently Should I Replace Them?

The First Daily Silicone Contact Lenses

Here's a potential game changer for contact lens wearers: The first daily silicone contact lens [...]

September 9th, 2010|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on The First Daily Silicone Contact Lenses

Silicone Contacts – Available in Daily – Breakthrough Lens

ADVANTAGES OF SILICONE SOFT CONTACT LENSES The first daily silicon contact lens was released in [...]

September 6th, 2010|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on Silicone Contacts – Available in Daily – Breakthrough Lens

Ask Dr Tracy: “Can you write me a prescription for contacts?”

Ask Dr. Tracy: "Can you write me a prescription for contacts?" Yes, I can. Patients [...]

April 26th, 2010|Contact Lenses, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ask Dr. Tracy: “Can you write me a prescription for contacts?”

Yes, I can. Patients have the right to request their prescriptions from me and purchase [...]

October 28th, 2009|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on Ask Dr. Tracy: “Can you write me a prescription for contacts?”

My contact lenses are drier, more irritating than usual — why, and what should I do?

Mother Nature may well be a factor. Winter months are not only colder but drier [...]

February 4th, 2009|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on My contact lenses are drier, more irritating than usual — why, and what should I do?

Risks of Internet Contact Lens Purchasing

A study was published in the June 2008 issue of Ophthalmology reporting that individuals purchasing [...]

September 15th, 2008|Contact Lenses|Comments Off on Risks of Internet Contact Lens Purchasing