Contact Lens Exams and Fittings
Finding the Right Lens for You
At Green Eye Care we have the right contact lens for you. Whether you have never worn contacts or have worn contacts for years, we can help find the right contact for your best vision, comfort and convenience.
Properly fit contact lenses are crucial to eye health and vision. Improperly fit contacts can cause eye irritation, infections and poor vision and eye strain. At Green Eye Care we take the time and effort to get precise measurements of the eyes. We ensure our patients are educated about the different lens types, brands and styles for your lifestyle. At Green Eye Care we ensure you are getting the best eye and contact lens exam possible in Harlem.
Types Of Contact Lenses
If you have been told you are not a good candidate for contact lenses or have issues with contacts in the past you may find a better answer at Green Eye Care. Our Optometrists and Opticians are experts at fitting regular and specialty contact lenses for a wide range of eye conditions and personal lifestyles.
For people with severe dry eye, astigmatism and corneal diseases such as keratoconus, glasses and soft contact lenses can be less than ideal. Scleral lenses are optimal for these situations. These large specialty contact lenses fit over the cornea for more stable and smooth vision and comfort. At Green Eye Care we fit the Zenlens
Aspheric lenses are used for both nearsighted and farsighted patients. These lenses vary in curvature to allow a smoother lens and allows high quality vision.
Multifocal lenses are soft contact lenses that contain both a distance and near prescription all in one lens. This allows older patients with presbyopia to see both distance and near and can allow younger patients with myopia help with controlling increasing prescriptions.
Toric lenses are lenses with more than one power to help correct patients with astigmatism. This can help correct vision that is blurred, tilted or stretched. These lenses are weighted down to fit in the right place on the eye making it necessary that they are fit properly.
We offer colored contact lenses that are breathable and look great. We offer many brands and colors of colored contacts to help you look your best. Whether you want to wear them occasionally for fun or for full time wear we have the right color lens for you.