People of any age can benefit from the procedure, as long as their eyes are healthy. Some Advantages to Orthokeratology over Contact Lenses or Glasses Wearing Sunglasses is easy, and your eyes aren’t extra sensitive from lenses. Child Athletes see clearly whether on the field, on the court, or even in the pool. Driving for Long Distances can … Continue reading Ortho-K Lenses
Most insurance companies consider refractive surgery an elective procedure, meaning that insurance doesn’t typically cover the cost
Scleral contacts are noticeably larger than standard gas permeable (GP) contacts and have a diameter equal to or greater than that of soft contact lenses. The smallest sclerals are approximately 14.5 mm in diameter, and the largest can be up to 24 mm. Large-diameter scleral and semi-scleral GP lenses rest on the sclera and vault … Continue reading Scleral Contact Lens
Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease in which the normally round cornea thins and begins to bulge into ane-like shape.
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Set a kitchen timer or a smart device timer to remind them. Alternate reading an e-book with a real book and encourage kids to look up and out the window every two chapters. After completing a level in a video game, look out the window for 20 seconds. Pre-mark books with a paperclip every few … Continue reading Is Too Much Screen Time Harming Children’s Vision?
Long-term exposure to the sun without proper protection can increase the risk of eye disease, including cataract, macular degeneration, growths on the eye, and a rare form of eye cancer. Even short-term exposure can damage the eyes. Sun reflecting off the water can cause a painful sunburn on the front part of the eye, called photokeratitis. It causes redness, blurry vision, … Continue reading Sunglasses can help perserve vision