Contact Lenses

CL Wear Start Time Not Linked to Discomfort

Waiting to wear your lenses doesn’t necessarily improve comfort.

P. Mirabilis Implicated in CL-associated MK

New data also suggests 57.1% of these MK patients had poor ocular surface health to begin with.

Blue-blocking Lenses May Diminish Contrast Sensitivity

Lenses with lower transmittance profiles showed greater reductions.

Scleral Lenses Could Help Infectious Keratitis

These lenses could provide an alternative vehicle for antibiotic.

Corneal Sensitivity Increases in Contact Lens Discomfort

Eyes become more sensitive to temperature with lens wear.

High Myopes Have Different Anterior Eye Shape

The difference could impact contact lens fits, researchers suggest.

Don’t Let the Scleral Surge Pass You By

There’s no better time than now to take advantage of the rising demand for this lens modality.

The Building Blocks for a Specialty Contact Lens Practice

There’s no better time than now to take advantage of the rising demand for this lens modality.

Add Multifocals to Your Myopia Toolbox

These contact lenses are proving themselves to be an excellent treatment option. Here’s what you need to know.

Special Rules for Special Lenses

Carriers and contract language dictate how you handle the paperwork for medically necessary contact lenses.

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