○Why do we recommend to have medical check before buying contact lens?
- To avoid using wrong data lens
It is difficult for the patient to know whether your lens data is correct or not. Human beings’ view ability change constantly besides growth period. Nowadays, living environment is quite diversity so it is necessary to be deliberated carefully about your lens material, power, and shape.
- To find eye diseases before using lens
There are diseases that contraindications of contact lens. For example, acute inflammation of anterior eye part, infectious eye disease, uveitis, heavy dry eye. Diseases like these are diagnosed only by ophthalmologists. In some cases symptoms don’t appear. And then patients use contact lens because they don’t notice these diseases. Coming and seeing doctor prevent bad situation like this.
- To choose appropriate brand
There are a lot of brand of contact lens. It is difficult to choose suitable lens for you just based on catchphrase and word of mouth. You can hardly choose appropriate lens without try a few lens fitting consulting doctor and examiner. For whose lens don’t fit, doctor give information of new contact lens and it help you to choose contact lens.
- For patients who have dry eye or eyestrain
There are lots of people who feel dryness or eyestrain while using contact lens. It is important to judge if wearing contact lens is available for you or not. In addition, doctor will give you information; important point when you wear contact lens, which lens to choose.
- Reduce a risk when the lens didn’t fit
In the case when the lens you bought didn’t fit, there might occur eyestrain or headache if you use them with too much enduring. Depending on the lens, it can cause keratitis or conjunctivitis so it is necessary to consult doctor before buy lens. We recommend you to buy lens at shop whose guarantee is substantial. There is a contact lens shop “J contact” at the same floor of our clinic. Returning and exchanging is available for all contact lens and they also have full of guarantees.
- Reception desk
At first, please fill out the questionnaire. And then, examiner is calling your name so come in examination room.
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Auto ref keratometer: measure degree of myopic, hyperopia or astigmatism.
Non-contact tonometer: measure eye pressure.
You will have checked view ability based on the results of ref kerato meter.
Choosing contact lens with examiner.
Wear the contact lens chosen, check your view ability again and adjust the power.
You are seeing doctor and have consultation. Doctor checks not only fitting of lens but also your eye condition.
Finishing consultation, we help your practice to put in and pick off lens from your eyes. (For patients who use contact lens first time)
- Checking fee
After explanation precautions and how to clean lens, examiner make your prescription.
- Buying contact lens
Please bring your prescription to adjacent shop and buy contact lens.