Chief Optometric Editor Ben Casella, OD, FAAO, explains how daily disposable lens wear helped him through a rough travel day.
Contact Lenses and Lens Care
In the last contact lens department (see Look for small signs to prevent contact lens complications), I reviewed comp
Chris Lievens, OD, MS, FAAO, makes the argument for why all reusable contact lens wearers should be using hydrogen peroxide as a disinfecting agent.
The advances in designs and materials ODs and patients have seen from the contact lens (CL) industry have created a heightened awareness and buzz about contact lenses.
Optometry Times asked 15 contact lens experts how they would advise their colleagues in fitting daily disposable contact lenses as well as discussing price with patients.
Giant papillary conjunctivitis is a mechanical irritation, and it can masquerade as other conditions. This case illustrates how contact lens instability leads to a diagnosis of GPC.
With their outstanding disinfection efficacy, preservative-free composition, and features supporting lens care compliance, H2O2 lens care systems can be an excellent option for GP lens wearers. Find out more about why
Staff are key to helping ODs identify potential contact lens candidates. Follow these four tips to engage employees to help improve patients’ lens-wearing experiences and the practice’s bottom line.
There is a daily battle between online contact lens companies and the eyecare professionals who put their time and effort into providing patients with contact lenses. Ms. Hagemeyer explains the disconnect between ODs and online contact lens sales.