Understanding Your Contact Lens Prescription #4 - Axis

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November 30, 2010

A measurement necessary for CLs that correct for astigmatism. The axis is expressed in degrees. It indicates the orientation of the cylinder in the lens, in order to compensate for the cornea's oval, rather than round, shape. For further information or to book an appointment please call any of our three Rochester, NY Cornerstone Eye Associates locations in Gates (585-328-0153), Brighton (585-244-2200) or Irondeqouit (585-266-7880).Cornerstone Eye Associates - your VISION for LIFE

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