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Avoid the Near Miss  3/15/2018

Gas permeable (GP) multifocals can provide superior vision compared with their soft lens counterparts. And while fitting GP multifocal lenses can seem intimidating, understanding these concepts can help you get started on a path to success.
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CLD? Consider Ortho-K  2/15/2018

Although seldom considered, orthokeratology (ortho-K) is another viable option to prevent discomfort and subsequent discontinuation of contact lens wear.
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Managing Corneal GP Complications  11/15/2017

Become a troubleshooting master and your GP lens patients will reap the benefits.


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Overcoming GP Lens Obstacles  9/15/2017

Research shows GP lenses can provide superior vision quality compared with soft lenses. Let’s address a few reservations practitioners may have.
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Deterring Discomfort Dropouts  5/15/2017

Eye care professionals battle contact lens discomfort (CLD) management on a daily basis. According to one survey about discontinuation of contact lens wear, 45% of those surveyed dropped out of wear within the first year, and 47% cited discomfort as the primary reason for dropping out. Studies show that nearly 15% to 30% of contact lens wearers drop out each year. One ...

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Refractive Surgery Fallout: GPs to the Rescue  3/15/2017

Gas permeable lenses are an effective option for overcoming refractive surgery  complications.
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Treating Infantile Aphakia: Think GPs  2/15/2017

This lens modality is a great alternative to soft contact lens correction.
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The Toric Toolbox: Don’t Forget GPs  11/15/2016

To bolster confidence, let’s review the basics of toric GP fitting.
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Don’t Forget to Check the Lids  10/15/2016

While always important to lens wear, the eyelids also play a vital role in GP lens success.
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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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Springtime for Sclerals  3/15/2016

Once considered antiquated, this design has recently flourished as a way to help patients with ocular surface disease. 
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Good Chemistry  2/15/2016

Are you up to date on pairing GP lenses and solutions? Here's a look at what makes a perfect match.
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Playing the Field: How Manufacturers Can Help You  11/15/2015

Having trouble fitting GP lenses in your practice? Don’t be afraid to ask for help from the outside.
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A Lens for Every Eye: Custom Contact Lenses  9/15/2015

Successfully fitting hard-to-fit eyes is key to growing your specialty lens practice.
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GP Innovation is Alive and Well!  6/15/2015

With new designs and a renewed interest in sclerals, the time-tested rigid lens is better than ever.


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A 'Coherent' Strategy for Fitting Scleral Lenses  5/15/2015

OCT: It's not just for retina anymore!
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