If you are blind or have low vision, contact lenses may be an excellent option. There are many different types available, and it can be difficult to know which type is right for you.
Blind contact lenses can give you the freedom to live your life without relying on glasses or a cane.
There are two main types: corneal implants and intraocular lenses.
Corneal implants are the most common type, and they are made of a soft, pliable material that is implanted into the eye.
Intraocular lenses are made of a harder material, and they are placed in front of the eye. They are easier to keep clean, but they are more likely to cause infections.
Both types have their benefits and drawbacks.
No matter which type of blind contact lens you choose, you will need to take special care of your lenses. Cleaning and storing them properly.