Children & Contact Lenses

What age can you start wearing contact lenses?

There isn’t a right and wrong answer to this question. It will depend on the maturity of the child and if the Optometrist and parent think the child is responsible enough to handle, clean and care for contact lenses.

Will Contact Lenses work for my child?

Whether your child wants to wear contact lenses as a confidence booster or to make playing sports easier, we are more than happy to talk you through the process and can help you to decide whether or not contact lenses would be a good idea for your child. The Optometrist will recommend the best type of lens to suit the child’s lifestyle and prescription.

What is my next step?

If you wish to find out more about contact lenses or would like to book your child in for a contact lenses assessment please call us on 021 4277655 or book your appointment online.