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Contact Lens Exam in North Central Omaha

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Discover the Freedom and Convenience of Contact Lenses

  • Need bifocal or multifocal contacts?
  • Rigid gas permeable or soft lenses?
  • Disposables, dailies or colored contacts?

Contact lenses give wearers a full field of focused vision no matter where you look. Because they move with your eyes, contacts help allow you to track action with sharp and clear peripheral vision. Moreover, if you lead an active lifestyle, contacts provide more freedom and flexibility to enjoy your favorite sports.

A contact lens exam will help us determine the perfect contact lens fit for your eyes and lifestyle!

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What to Expect From Your Contact Lens Exam

  • Regular eye exam

    During your comprehensive eye exam your optometrist will check that your eyes are healthy and will test your vision to determine your contact lens prescription.

  • Contact lens consultation

    During your contact lens exam your optometrist will check for dry eye symptoms and consult with you to determine what type of contact lenses are the best fit for your lifestyle and vision needs.

  • Contact lens fitting

    For ideal vision correction and comfort, contact lenses must fit well. Your optometrist will examine the size and shape of your cornea and pupil to ensure the right fit.

  • Contact lens trial and follow-up

    Your optometrist will insert trial lenses and ask you to keep them on for 15-20 minutes to be sure the fit is comfortable and vision is clear. After a few days, you'll come in for a follow-up evaluation.


Where Can I Get a Contact Lens Exam?

The right contact lenses, carefully fitted and prescribed by your optometrist, can provide many benefits and prevent discomfort and eye disease.

Once you have determined the right contact lens, you can start enjoying the benefits and freedom of daily or regular contact lens wear.

We offer contact lens exams at our eye clinic and will help determine the best contact lenses for your needs and eye shape. Simply schedule your appointment by contacting Malbar Vision Center - Maple in North Central Omaha today.

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Experience a New Perspective With Contact Lenses!


Contact Lens Exams FAQs

Can dry eye sufferers wear contact lenses?

Usually, yes. While some types of contact lenses can aggravate symptoms of dry eye syndrome, such as eye dryness, redness and irritation, other contacts are perfectly suitable for dry eyes. Speak with an eye doctor near you regarding your dry eye symptoms, and they'll prescribe the perfect contact lenses for ultimate comfort.

Can a child wear contact lenses?

It's a case-by-case basis. Typically, eye doctors don’t prescribe contacts to children under the age of 11 or 12, though there are exceptions. Wearing contact lenses requires responsible care, including cleaning and disinfecting routines. Most teenagers can handle contact lens care if they’re motivated to wear contacts.

Do I need an eye exam and prescription for tinted contact lenses?

Yes! Even if you’re just using contacts to change the color of your eyes, you still need an eye exam and a prescription. Contact lenses are a medical device and require fitting by an eye doctor.

Patient Reviews
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- May. 29, 2024
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- Apr. 19, 2024
Christine was so helpful! Everyone was friendly. It was very calm. The process was easy and I got my... glasses super fast. I never thought I would say I’m looking forward to another eye exam, but I am looking forward to seeing them again next year and knowing that it’s going to be a good experience, I’ve recommended them to all of my friends and family.
- Mar. 15, 2024
Everyone was extremely nice and helpful. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience. I highly r... ecommend the 102nd and Maple location!
- Mar. 05, 2024
Upon screening, I found that the staff, equipment, and attitude were all adequate.The staff is quite... helpful! I received a decent response to my issues. Valerie Leff, the doctor, is quite competent. Thank you!
- Jan. 05, 2024
I love this place! If you want a group of nice and professional people, this is the place.
- Nov. 16, 2023
Great customer service
- Nov. 11, 2023
Helpful and efficient
- Sep. 26, 2023
The doctor was great! Clean, comfortable, and friendly!
- Sep. 24, 2023
Good Dr
- Sep. 10, 2023
The doctor was awesome the staff was very friendly I would recommend this place
- Sep. 05, 2023
Great service and friendly
- Aug. 28, 2023
Very professional and friendly service which is sad but true, it's rare nowadays
- Jul. 18, 2023
Dr. Felt is incredible and provides exception care. I've been with him for 20 years.
- Jul. 14, 2023
Everyone is wonderful here and the prescription that the doctor wrote for me has worked better than ... any of my past eye doctors! I can finally see! I adore my new glasses!
- Jul. 11, 2023
I am new to the area but my husband's family has been going to Malbar for years and my brother in la... w use to work there and still goes for his exams so I trusted his recommendation to go for our vision care. Everyone is so nice and caring and we actually enjoyed our visit even after being told how blind we were lol Dr. Felt was very informative and helpful and answered all our questions and help with our decision on the right course for healthy eyes. All the ladies are nice and caring and we'll definitely be back for our annual exams.
- Jul. 07, 2023
Great service friendly people...
- Apr. 30, 2023
Excellent Care - Friendliness - Very Knowledgeable
- Apr. 11, 2023
First time going they are very friendly an fast nice verity of glasses to look at. I recommend them ... for all.
- Mar. 23, 2023
Dr. Felt & Christine were both so nice to me. Very professional & patient.
- Jan. 30, 2023
I have been going here for years. Dr Felt is great! Very friendly and helpful atmosphere. Nice selec... tion of glasses.

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Contact Lens Exams in North Central Omaha

Our optometry practice in North Central Omaha

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Hours
  • Monday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed
Insurance Plans
  • VSP
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Spectera
  • Superior Vision
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

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