Why have contact lenses from us? We believe that a successful contact lens wearer is one who is fitted with the best lens available for their eyes. We use a specialised machine that maps the front surface of your eye to give the most comfortable fit.

Contact Lenses

At Eye we will

  • Carefully question you about your eyes, health and specific visual needs
  • Explain what contact lens options are available to you and the relative merits of those options
  • Involve you in any decision-making
  • Have available a wide range of contact lens products that are best suited for you
  • Take care to explain how to look after your lenses and what steps to take to avoid problems
  • Make any necessary changes or modifications to your lenses to ensure that you get the best comfort and vision
  • Keep up-to-date with new products and techniques
  • Have knowledgeable, efficient support staff who will answer minor queries, know when to arrange check-ups and help organize replacement lenses when you need them

We are stockists of the following brands:

Contact Lenses at Eye Opticians

Your Questions Answered

Best for long days and nights -long wearing time

Do you live a very active lifestyle and need to wear your contact lenses for long periods of time? If so, you need a contact lens that:

Is designed with moisture locking technology for an ultra-smooth lens and better end-of-day comfort.

Allows the highest level of oxygen to your eyes to help keep them looking white, bright and healthy.

At Eye Opticians we will recommend the following:

Dailies

– Acuvue TruEye
– Total
– Acuvue Moist
– Reusables
– Acuvue Oasys

Best for occasional use in sport

Do you play sports occasionally and want another option other than glasses? Well daily disposable contact lenses can help:

  • They give you better peripheral vision than glasses.
  • No issues of glasses falling off or slipping down when you move or sweat.
  • No issues with glasses misting up and contacts can be worn under ski goggles, masks or helmets.

Many contact lenses offer UV protection to protect your eyes from the suns harmful rays.
At Eye Opticians we recommend the following:

– TrueEye
– Aqua Comfort Plus
– Acuvue Moist

Best for office wear

Do you experience dry eyes and ‘gritty sensation’ during your day at the office? We are very much aware that offices can be challenging environments with air conditioning and heating. Now we have a range of contact lenses which can help to manage what the office environment throw at us. They offer:

– Excellent oxygen delivery for healthy looking eyes.
– Exceptional end-of-day comfort with moisture locking technology.

At Eye Opticians we would recommend the following contact lenses:

– Total
– TruEye
– Acuvue Moist

Complex Prescription

At Eye Optician we also have the expertise to fit very high and complex prescriptions and we also fit lenses for eye conditions such as keratoconus. We also offer bandage contact lenses to aid healing of various surface eye conditions. Please contact us for more information.

Dailies – Contact Lenses

Best: Total, TruEye
Better: Moist, Aqua Comfort plus
Good: Clariti

Fancy a new look?

Coloured contact lenses offer you the option of enhancing your natural eye colour or creating a dramatic look easily for any occasion. At Eye Opticians we have a wide range of coloured contact lenses from which you can choose.

Reusables (soft lenses with solution) – Contact Lenses

Best: Acuvue Oasys 2 weekly lens
Better: Air Optix aqua
Good: prochlear biofinity

Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) – Contact Lenses

Various designs exist. Lenses can be kept as long as the surfaces are kept in good condition provided the prescription of the eye stays stable. Eye Opticians will prescribe the best design to cater for your visual and lifestyle needs.

Times when specs don’t make sense

Are there times when you don’t feel like wearing your glasses like nights out or special occasions? When you want to show off your eyes without glasses getting in the way like taking photos at special events. Or do you want to wear sunglasses but can’t get them in your prescription? At Eye Opticians we have a range of contact lenses which are great for these occasions:

Dailies

– Total
– TruEye
– Acuvue Moist
– Reusables
– Acuvue Oasys

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