About Contact Lens Case Safety

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If you or someone you know wears contact lenses, has questions about contact lenses or wishes to be fit with contact lenses please call The Eye Clinic of Texas, an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, at 800-423-3937, visit The Eye Clinic of Texas, Google+ or facebook.com/ecot.lasik.

The Eye Clinic of Texas is an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, the largest ophthalmology clinic in the nation.

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