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Multifocal Lenses at Eyeglass World

Often those who require prescription glasses need a varying strength of lens depending on the distance the person is from the object in view.

For example, a lens that assists in distance vision may not allow the same person to focus clearly when reading up close. If this is the case, bifocal or other multifocal lenses may be the right choice for you.

Call to schedule an eye exam today to find out!

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History of Bifocal Lenses

Benjamin Franklin is most often credited with the invention of the Bifocal lens in 1784. Mr. Franklin was tired of having to change glasses when he needed to look at something up close, and as a result he invented a single pair of spectacles that contained two lenses of varying strength for each eye.

Bifocal Technology Today

Today, the bifocal lens has evolved in many ways, not the least of which is the progressive lens.

Progressive lenses usually start at the top with the wearer’s distance vision prescription strength and gradually get stronger towards the bottom of this multifocal lens to accommodate reading and other up-close vision tasks that require additional magnification. These lenses are similar to no line bifocals.

At Eyeglass World, we have all of the latest Bifocal, Multifocal and progressive lens technology. Our experienced independent optometrists will determine whether or not you could benefit from a bifocal or multifocal lens.

Then, with our labs right here in the store, we can deliver your new bifocal glasses in the Same Day in most cases.

Why hassle with multiple glasses for different needs? Eyeglass World can custom fit you to a single prescription lens that will cover all your vision needs.

We carry thousands of frames for you to choose from, and we offer 2 pairs for just $138* and 2 pair specials on our entire designer collection everyday!

Bifocal Lenses for Every Environment

In addition to the traditional bifocal, multifocal, and progressive eyeglasses at Eyeglass World, we also offer Bifocal, Multifocal, and progressive lens sunglasses, safety eyewear, and contact lenses.

Bifocal sunglasses are a must have! A new pair of Bifocal sunglasses from Eyeglass World will allow you to read at the beach or by the pool with ease, and protect your eyes from harmful UV rays. Not to mention, Bifocal sunglasses are great for driving as well.

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*2 Pairs lined Bifocal for $138 and No Line Bifocal for $158. Buy any pair of designer eyeglasses, including a frame over $200.00 and receive a free pair of eyeglasses including a frame up to $199.95 value and lenses of equal or lesser value as the first pair for the same person. Additional charges apply for Transitions and other lens upgrades.Brands and frame selection may vary. Some restrictions apply. See an Associate for complete details. Offer cannot be combined with any other discount, coupon or insurance plan. All eyeglass purchases require a valid current prescription.


Two pairs of complete glasses-just $78!*

With thousands of the hottest brands and trendiest fashion frames, Eyeglass World offers double the style and double the value.