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If you wear contact lenses, they may not protect your eyes from UV light. There are contact lenses available with UV protection. If you do not have contact lenses that absorb UV light, you need to protect your eyes with sunglasses.
Sunglasses cannot protect your eyes from certain intense light sources. Arc welding, tanning beds/lights, snowfields, or gazing directly at the sun (especially during a solar eclipse) for example, can severely damage your eyes. Looking at any of these light sources without adequate protection can cause a painful corneal condition called photokeratitis or even damage to the retina, causing a permanent loss of central vision. Your ophthalmologist can recommend the appropriate measures to take to protect your eyes in special situations.
The Rock Hill Eye Center carries a wide variety of sunglasses to meet your needs and style. Additionally, the Rock Hill Eye Center also offers prescription sunglasses for those that need corrective lenses to see at a distance. Come see what the Rock Hill Eye Center’s optical shop can offer you today.
Additional Optical Services
Rock Hill Eye Center offers a full-service optical shop with a wide variety and two convenient locations.
We’ll recommend the best option for your eyes from our large selection of contact lenses.
Please allow 24-48 business hours to be contacted regarding your appointment request. We look forward to seeing you soon.
* If this is a medical emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
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