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Polarized Lenses

Eyeglasses & Eyewear in Woodstock ON

It is important for everyone to take care of their eyes. This means getting an annual eye exam, not spending too much time in front of screens, and avoiding UV radiation as much as possible. With this goal in mind, there are several benefits that come from using polarized glasses. The trusted team from Oxford Optometry is here to let everyone in the Woodstock area know that there are numerous benefits that can come from using polarized lenses. This can play an important role in preserving someone’s vision in the long run.

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Polarized Glasses can be used to Reduce Glare

Almost everyone has felt the sensation of stepping outside only to be blinded by the light. This is where polarized lenses can be incredibly helpful. On a sunny day, people might notice that they have trouble seeing objects in the distance. They might even have trouble seeing cars that are passing by. Polarized lenses work by removing the effects of the glare, blocking reflections. This allows people to see objects and the distance more clearly, improving safety.  

Polarized Lenses can help with Water Sports

One of the places where glare is most prevalent is during water sports. Light reflects off the water and can be blinding, making it hard for people to see the water. Those who love the outdoors such as boaters and fishermen might notice that they are having issues seeing outside. Polarized lenses can remove the glare from the water, allowing people to see what is going on underneath the surface. 

Polarized Glasses can Reduce Strain on the Eyes

Even in situations where people do not feel blinded by the light, the constant exposure to UV radiation can make the eyes feel tired. Over time, people may start to develop aches and pains in their eyes. One of the ways to avoid this is to reduce the amount of strain on the eyes. This is where polarized lenses can be helpful. By limiting the amount of UV radiation that enters the eyes, people will feel more comfortable in the outdoors. This will alleviate strain on the eyes, leading to an improved overall quality of ocular health. 

Sharper Vision with the Help of Polarized Lenses

Finally, one of the biggest benefits of polarized lenses Is sharper vision. Polarized lenses will allow people to see crisp, clear images better than they ever have in the past. The level of detail will blow people away.

Trust a Trained Optometrist

If you have questions or concerns about polarized lenses please reach out to us. Oxford Optometry is here to help you and your family with any and all of your vision concerns. Call today at (519) 421-3303 to make an appointment!

Our Eye Care Services: Comprehensive eye and vision exams for all ages | Co-management of LASIK eye surgery | Hard-to-fit contact lenses | Ortho-K corneal reshaping technology | Computer vision solutions | Sports vision solutions | Prescription sunglasses | Blue light vision care | Dry eye treatment | Eye condition diagnostics and screenings

Oxford Optometry offers Eye Care Services to patients visiting us from across Woodstock, Ingersoll, Norwich and the surrounding areas.