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Eye and Vision Care

Lenses

08/24/2010

Question:

i want lenses fitted to my old frames, as my old lenses apparantely had anti glare coatings my optician says that i must have this coating as my eyes are dependent on them this is costing me thirty pounds which i simply do not have.

Answer:

Anti-reflection lenses are optional, although we recommend them for all our patients. My experience is that patients who have experienced them are unhappy when they go back to other lenses. 

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Response by:

Mark  Bullimore, MCOptom, PhD Mark Bullimore, MCOptom, PhD
Formerly:
Professor
College of Optometry
The Ohio State University