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Spotlight 1: Seeing Clearly With Keratoconus

Keratoconus patient eye

Meet “Barry Keratoconus” A 74 year old male with kerataconus was referred for a new glasses prescription. He had been wearing small diameter Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) contact lenses for over 40 years. This patient was completely reliant on his contacts because he could not see out of his glasses due to too much glare […]

The Lens Revelation: Unlocking the Benefits of Scleral Lenses

Benefits of keratoconus

Understanding Keratoconus and Hard Contact Lenses For individuals with keratoconus, a progressive eye condition that causes thinning and bulging of the cornea, finding the right vision correction method can be challenging. Traditional contact lenses may not provide the necessary comfort and visual clarity. However, hard contact lenses, including scleral lenses, have emerged as an effective solution. Let’s delve […]

Defying the Odds: Scleral Lenses for Astigmatism in Keratoconus Treatment

woman slicing gourd

Understanding Keratoconus To fully comprehend the significance of scleral lenses in the treatment of astigmatism in keratoconus, it is essential to understand the condition itself. Let’s delve into what keratoconus is and the challenges it presents, particularly in relation to astigmatism. What is Keratoconus? Keratoconus is an eye condition characterized by the thinning and bulging […]

Defying All Odds: Hard Contact Lenses for Keratoconus

Gas Permeable Lens

Understanding Keratoconus Keratoconus is a progressive eye condition that affects the shape and structure of the cornea, the transparent front surface of the eye. This condition is characterized by the thinning and bulging of the cornea, leading to an irregular cone-like shape. As a result, the cornea is unable to focus light properly onto the […]

From Blurry to Crisp: How Scleral Lenses Tackle Keratoconus

photo of woman standing on sunflower field

Understanding Keratoconus Keratoconus is an eye condition that affects the shape of the cornea, the clear front surface of the eye. This condition typically develops during adolescence or early adulthood and gradually worsens over time. What is Keratoconus? Keratoconus is characterized by the thinning and bulging of the cornea into a cone-like shape, causing visual […]

Is keratoconus genetic?

Choosing Scleral lenses for Keratoconus 2

What is Keratoconus? Keratoconus is a progressive eye disorder that affects the shape and structure of the cornea, causing it to thin and become cone-shaped. This irregularity can lead to blurry vision, nearsightedness, astigmatism, and increased sensitivity to light. The exact cause of keratoconus remains unknown, but various studies suggest that genetics play a significant […]

Can Keratoconus Be Cured?

Keratoconus eye exam

What is keratoconus? Keratoconus, a progressive eye disorder, affects the shape and structure of the cornea, resulting in distorted and blurry vision. This condition affects approximately 1 in every 2000 individuals, commonly appearing during puberty or late teens, and can continue to progress until around the age of 30. As this disorder can significantly impact […]

Choosing Scleral Lenses for Keratoconus

Choosing Scleral lenses for Keratoconus 2

What is Keratoconus Keratoconus is an eye condition that affects the cornea, leading to its thinning and bulging into a cone shape. This condition can cause significant visual impairment, including distorted vision and sensitivity to light, making it difficult for individuals to perform everyday activities. While glasses or traditional contact lenses do not effectively correct […]