Scleral Lenses

Scleral Lenses

Scleral Lenses Scleral lenses are large diameter rigid gas permeable lenses that range from 14mm to over 20mm in diameter. They are called “scleral” lenses because they completely vault the cornea and extend onto the sclera (white part of the eye). Scleral...
Types of Contact Lenses

Types of Contact Lenses

Types of Contact Lenses Millions of people wear contact lenses to help them see clearly. We’ve seen many advancements in lens materials and designs over the years. If you have tried contacts in the past, but stopped due to discomfort or poor quality, it may be time to...
The Right Age for Contacts

The Right Age for Contacts

The Right Age for Contacts Parents spend many years looking forward to a time when their children will be more independent. It’s difficult to care for one or more little people and still care for yourself! When children start growing into teenagers and young adults,...
Orthokeratology

Orthokeratology

Orthokeratology, Myopia and the Case of Overnight Vision Correction Let’s begin with “Myopia.” Exactly what is it? Myopia is the medical term for “nearsightedness,” a condition affecting nearly three million Americans a year, where a refraction error of the cornea...