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Specialty Lenses





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Cosmetic Contact Lenses for the Deformed Iris  3/15/2017

This simple alternative provides added benefits.
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Specialty Contact Lenses: Treat Your Keratoconus Patients Right  3/15/2017

Here’s an in-depth look at the wide range of options now available.
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Take a New Look at Colored Lenses  3/15/2017

New colored contact lens modalities and expanded technologies offer opportunities for both patient care and practice growth.
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10 Tips from an Orthokeratology Expert  2/15/2017

Don’t let misconceptions stop you from using this treatment modality that can provide a huge benefit to patients with myopia.
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Reshaping Ortho-k  2/15/2017

Toric lenses can expand myopia management to include patients with astigmatism.
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The Right Lens for a Corneal Scar  2/15/2017

It’s not easy fitting a five-year-old with a specialty lens to correct irregular astigmatism.
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Solving Scleral Contact Lens Induced Pingueculitis  11/15/2016

The simplest option is often the best solution.
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Taking Torics to the Top  11/15/2016

Fitting toric lenses has become increasingly straightforward and now presents a viable option for myriad contact lens wearers.
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When to Opt for Scleral Lenses  11/15/2016

Irregular cornea patients in particular can enjoy the many benefits that accompany fitting scleral lenses.


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Is a Sustained Medication Delivery System on the Horizon?  10/15/2016

Research reveals latanoprost-eluting contact lenses may one day replace daily eye drops. 

 

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Brimonidine Breakup  6/15/2016

Consider these alternative uses for this common glaucoma treatment.
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Contact Lens Use After Corneal Crosslinking  6/15/2016

An irregular cornea patient presents needing better vision following a corneal stabilization procedure. What do you do?
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Fitting Rigid Lenses After Refractive Surgery  6/15/2016

Corneal and scleral GP lenses cover the ‘last mile’ for patients who need correction after LASIK and PRK.
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Medically Necessary Contact Lenses: Medical Plan or Vision Plan Responsibility?  6/15/2016

Do you know how to work with insurance companies to achieve the biggest bang for your buck?
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Unusual Clinical Cases in Orthokeratology  6/15/2016

For the right patient, these lenses may be life-changing. Two challenging cases provide insights into the fitting process.
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In Brief  5/15/2016

Here's a snapshot of research from the industry.
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Steep Competition  5/15/2016

With so many lens options, what should you choose to manage keratoconus? Take a look.


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Happy Landings  4/15/2016

Incorporating toricity into scleral lens designs may improve your fitting success. 

 

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Big Gains for Big Lenses  4/15/2016

Though sclerals are widely used today, is there any peril to their growing popularity? 


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Off on the Right Foot: Preparing the Patient for Scleral Lens Wear  4/15/2016

Are you fitting a first-timer? Keep these tips in mind for a smoother process.
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Scleral Lenses in Action: Solving Problems with Specialty Lenses  4/15/2016

These lenses are good for more than just the irregular cornea. Five cases illustrate their potential.
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Sclerals: Easy as 1-2-3  4/15/2016

Advice new fitters and veterans alike can benefit from. 


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Simple Tips for Troubleshooting Sclerals  4/15/2016

These lenses can pose unique challenges, especially for newcomers to the modality. Here’s how to improve chances of success.
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Contact Lens Biosensors: Finding the Holy Grail?  3/15/2016

“Data on demand” could revolutionize the care of patients with diabetes or glaucoma.
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