Irregular Cornea

When Presbyopia & Astigmatism Collide

A multitude of contact lens options exist for the independent correction of astigmatism and presbyopia. Let’s discuss the options when these occur simultaneously.
03/15/2020

Managing Irregular Corneas With Soft Lenses

Clinical observations will aid in choosing a lens design that offers the appropriate features.
02/15/2020

Last Line of Defense

A descemetocele leaves nothing but a thin membrane to protect the eye from perforation.
02/15/2020

Contact Lenses for the Compromised Cornea

This modality offers a solution for a handful of different ocular conditions.
02/15/2020

Hot Topics in Bacterial Keratitis

Understanding common pathogens and effective treatments is essential in managing these patients with the most successful results.
11/15/2019

Take On Neurotrophic Keratitis With These Clinical Tools

The more it progresses, the more challenging it becomes, so early detection and diagnosis are key.
11/15/2019

Unlocking the Mystery of Corneal DystrophiesC.E.

Optometrists are often the first to detect the clues and sleuth out the diagnosis of corneal dystrophies.
11/15/2019

The ABCs of EBMD

Although the presentation of epithelial basement membrane dystrophy may be subtle, its visual outcomes may not be.
11/15/2019

Getting Astigmatism in Focus with Advanced Imaging

Four cases provide insight into diagnosing and managing patients with the latest options.
06/15/2019

Pathologic Causes of Irregular AstigmatismC.E.

Thin is in—but not in the cornea. Here’s a rundown of non-inflammatory corneal thinning disorders that lead to irregular astigmatism.
06/15/2019