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Understanding the Benefits of Contact Lenses Over Glasses February 15, 2018

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Understanding the Benefits of Contact Lenses Over Glasses, Kalispell, Montana

Modern contact lenses are comfortable as well as convenient. There are various styles and usage options available, and you can even choose variations that change your eye color temporarily. While glasses are typically the standard method of achieving improved vision, choosing contact lenses instead offers many advantages. Take a closer look at the benefits you can expect, below.

One of the biggest benefits of contact lenses is the range of vision they offer since they actually rest right on your eye. While eyeglasses allow you to see directly in front of you, your corrected sight is limited to the frames. Glasses require you to move your head instead of just your eyes to view the space around you due to the edges of lenses and frames. Contact lenses, on the other hand, enhance your peripheral vision as well, so you can see exactly how you would with naturally perfect vision.

contact lensesContact lenses are also convenient. With traditional eyeglasses, you have to switch between your indoor glasses and your prescription sunglasses when you transition from indoors to outdoors. If you have prescription lenses, you can utilize normal sunglasses when the sun is a factor and still maintain your vision quality.

Many individuals also choose contact lenses for aesthetic reasons. While glasses come in a variety of styles and shapes, it's hard to find a pair that matches every area of your life and personality. Lenses are virtually invisible, so they can easily transition between outfits and special events.


If you're ready to make the switch from glasses to contact lenses, contact the team at Dolan Family Vision. Located in Kalispell, MT, the vision center has earned a reputation for high-quality and dependable services. From making your appointment to post-care follow-ups, you can expect a friendly and helpful team every step of the way. You can schedule your eye exam today by calling (406) 756-8420, and take a minute to learn more about the process by visiting their website.


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