Should professional athletes set an example, especially for young fans, that eye protection is important in sports by being required to wear eye protection? That question was posed in a March 2018 poll by the American Academy of Ophthalmology on their website.
Athletics are year-round and multi-sport. Children join organized sports from a young age through high school, and some are in sports as infants in baby swim classes, but most get involved during the preschool years.
Every year there are new contact lenses that become available; spherical, torics, and multifocals. This gives practitioners many options to find the best fit and visual options for our patients. Recently, a new option has become available. These lenses are the first of their kind. Acuvue Oasys with Transition Light Technology. These are the same Acuvue Oasys contacts we fit, same great fit, same great comfort, but with a photochromic filter.