What We Offer
- Eye Clinic.
- Computer Eye Testing.
- All makes of “Contact Lenses” (Transparent, Colour, Cosmetic, Toric).
- High Quality of Ophthalmic Lenses.
- High Index Multi Coated (Reflection Free) Hard Coated in Glass & Plastic Lenses.
- Progressive no line Multi-focal Hard Coated in glass and plastic very thin and very light weight.
- Wide Range of Imported Designer Frames and Sunglasses.
- Artificial Eyes.
- Lens Care Products
- Complete range of Ophthalmic Instruments.
- Spare Parts (Accessories)
- Service (Maintenance)
- Soft Ear Mould (Ear Plug)
- Audiometer (Screening Diagnostics)
- Tympanometer (Portable Diagnosis)
- Hearing Aid analyzer coupler and real ear measurement
Large variety of Spectacle Frames and Sunglasses. All types of Spectacle Lenses including Progressive Multifocal Lenses correct for two or more distances. There are three main types: bifocals, trifocals, and progressive addition lenses (also known as “no-line bifocals” or “progressives”), CR 39 Sun sensors, Hard Poly carbonate Lenses, Artificial Eyes, Eye Testing with latest Machines and Equipment. The quality & life of your glasses depend on the way with which they have been cared for, their protection and their adjustment.
Clean your glasses regularly using slightly soapy water. Do not use corrosive and abrasive product, which can scratch the frame. Entrust them from time to time to your optician who will clean them carefully with an appropriate product.
Your case is essential. It serves to keep your glasses free from dust and from other objects which may damage both lenses and frames.
Despite all your care, your glasses may get out of adjustment with time. This will result in discomfort and loss of acuity of vision. Never try to adjust them yourself. Entrust them rather to your optician. To maintain their correct adjustment as long as possible, use both hands to put your glasses on and take them off.
Understand the role of hearing aids. Just as eyeglasses do not “cure” vision deficiencies, hearing aids do not solve all hearing problems. But hearing aids can provide an important difference in your life and the lives of your family members. Realistic Expectationers Understand the role of hearing aids.
Audiometry is the first test to find out the hearing problems by computerized system.
Tympanometry is used to find out the total hearing loss of the middle ear with the help of computerized technology.
COMPUTERIZED HEARING AID FITTING
After finding out the cause of Hearing Loss, Hearing Aid is recommended & Fitted according to the result by Computerized System.
Artificial Eye (Prosthetic) insertion is done for cosmetic reason, in cases where the Natural eye is lost as a result of Trauma or Diseases usually, Prosthetic eye in made of an INERT plastic material. The manufacturing and designing of Artificial eye is done with state of art technique and skill at Friends Optical and Audiology Centre by qualified Doctor.
ARTIFICIAL (Prosthetic) EYE is used when the NATURAL EYE is abscent by birth, lost following trauma or removed surgically as a consequence of disease. Artificial Eye is a very valueable device. It is used for cosmetic reasons mainly and makes the sufferer to return to the society as a confident and acceptable member. It facilitates the match settlement in young girls helps obtaining and maintaining jobs, and is very crucial in children who are teased and chastised by other children.
HISTORY OF ARTIFICIAL OF ARTIFICIAL EYE
The history of use of prosthetic eye dates back to several hundered years. Egyptians used to place Bronze and precious stones eyes on thier deceased. However, AMBROSE PARE, a fench surgeon was the first man to use the prosthetic eye in a humanbeing some 500 years ago.
INDICATIONS FOR USE OF ARTIFICIAL EYE
A perfectly simulating artificial eye has deceivingly “natural” look common indications include Enucleation
Pthisis Bulbi (Shrunken eye)
Abscence of eye at birth (Anophthalmia)
These are specially designed thin walled shells simulating a natural eye. They are used in the following conditions.
Small Blind Eye
Squint – in a Low Vision Eye
Artificial eye is inserted in children at the age of 2-3 years Conformers (Transparent plastic cover shells) should be inserted as early as 4-6 weeks of age to help normal development of the eye socket.
MATERIALS OF EYE PROSTHESES
Ancient prosthesis were made of gold, sliver, precious stones
B-Middle Phase Prostheses
During this period, prosthesis were made of stones, glass, bones etc.
These are made up of:
PMMA (Polymethyl methacrylate)
MMA (Methyl methacrylate)
These modern prosthetic eye materials are SAFE, ECONOMICAL and they are “INERT” i.e they do not cause any reaction with socket tissues. they are also light weight and durable.