Contact lenses are a great way to treat vision problems without changing your appearance. They’re also more effective in treating patients with a high astigmatism in many cases. Currently, there are about 37 million contact lens wearers in America. Most people choose soft lenses, but there are many other options in the cutting-edge field of contacts. We encourage our patients to consider many factors when choosing which contacts to use. Learn more about the variety of contacts available and their advantages and disadvantages by reading through this helpful information.