Contact Lenses

The Right Fit for the Irregular Cornea: Smooth Things Over with Scleral Lenses

New scleral designs can help patients with irregular corneas stay happy and healthy in contact lenses.
08/15/2017

Choosing the Right Contact Lens Modality

From daily disposables and two-week replacement to monthlies, options abound. How do doctors approach the decision today?
08/15/2017

Mapping Out Corneal Topography

Understanding the ins and outs of corneal imaging will help you better manage contact lens patients in your practice.
08/15/2017

Today’s Contact Lens Materials and Designs

Understanding the makeup of these devices can help ODs select the right option for each patient.
08/15/2017

Contact Lenses: A Perfect Fit for Optometry

Though its origins may stem from ophthalmology, the contact lens was mastered and perfected in the hands of optometrists.
07/21/2016

Torics for Astigmatism: Soft Lenses, Hard Choices

With contact lens dropout an ever-present concern, too much is at stake to ask astigmats to compromise their vision.
07/16/2013

Coding Contact Lens Fits

Don’t neglect to make the most of your contact lens services for your patients—and your practice.
04/15/2013

The Multifocal Contact Lens Market: It’s Yours to Lose

The patients are already in your practice. Many are happy wearing lenses. Don’t give them a reason to discontinue.
04/15/2013

Marketing Contact Lenses to the Public: Boon or Bane?

Doctors weigh in on the pros and cons of direct-to-consumer advertising for contact lens products, and how it affects their relationships with patients.
04/15/2013

Looking at SiHy Lenses from Every Angle

When trying to determine if a silicone hydrogel contact lens is right for your patient, four key factors will help you to decide if it’s a good fit.
02/15/2012

Upcoming Events

September 21-22, 2018

East Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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