I'm standing in the shoes of a consumer in the post contactolyptic world.... A world in which the machines have taken over and contacts are being turned out quick and cheap. I am a consumer, identified as order #7925111984, and...
Healthy eyes result from healthy contact lens wear It is summertime – time for travel, vacations, and fun in the sun! It is also the time of year that we may be out of our daily routines. That makes it...
I am talking single vision here I've been working on a lecture that deals with the question "Do Glasses Make My Eyes Worse?" but maybe I should amend it to, "Do Contacts Make My Eyes Worse?" or better yet, "Do...
Silicone Hydrogels are the latest craze Silicone Hydrogels (SiHys) are the latest craze, and it seems every single contact lens company is coming out with the next best SiHy on the market. No doubt silicone has transformed the contact lens...
Specialty Soft Contact Lenses For decades most keratoconus patients were managed exclusively with corneal GP lenses. Although corneal GP lenses can provide excellent vision by correcting induced higher order aberrations, there are patients who can’t successfully wear them secondary to...
If a patient is interested in contacts, it may be tempting to provide the lenses the same day. However, it’s important to fit the contacts and evaluate them after a period of time as changes in the ocular surface that...
Online refractions, are you ready? They haven't really even started…I’m talking about online refractions and in its wake another wave – a wave of teleconference medicine will come and you better have your swim trunks on. If you would like to...
  Don't swim in your lenses When a new contact lens wearer comes in for their application/removal/lens care training, we always review proper lens care/handling with them.   Make sure you wash your hands before handling lenses. Put any makeup on after...
Office space for some is a none issue Oh, the envy I have when I visit friends with luxurious 10+ lane offices with so much space they have a Starbucks inside of them! In Brooklyn where space is typically around...
You can build a successful practice - not simply contact lens practice – but PRACTICE – via contact lens correction of the presbyopic patient.  The various GP lens designs available today have an important role in helping you achieve...

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