Whilst there is no cure for myopia, we have come a long way to understanding how it develops. This has led the way to strategies that help slow the progression significantly.
Levels of Myopia are rising rapidly. Whilst it may seem like a simple inconvenience of having to wear glasses or contact lenses to many, did you know that increased myopia is associated with potentially sight threatening conditions such as, myopic retinopathy, cataract, glaucoma and retinal detachment?
We are one of a few Opticians in the UK who offer the latest myopia control MiYOSMART lenses from Hoya. Speak with an optometrist here at Foster Opticians for more information on spectacle and contact lens options for the control of myopia in children.