GPs and Sclerals

Sclerals: The New Normal?

This modality could be helpful for patients with healthy corneas, but concerns about its effect on corneal physiology still exist.
05/15/2018

Get Started with Sclerals

Identifying candidates, picking a fitting set and knowing what to look for during a trial fitting will help you lay the groundwork for success.
05/15/2018

Foggy with No Chance of Moisture

Poor front surface wettability and lens fogging can complicate scleral lens wear; identifying the cause can help you pick the right treatment strategy.
05/15/2018

Post-keratoplasty: Consider Sclerals

Corneal GP lenses have traditionally been a go-to option for these cases, but some patients may benefit from another modality.
05/15/2018

Lend Color to the Fit

The transition from soft lenses to GPs can be difficult, but this creative solution could win over some of your patients.
05/15/2018

Avoid the Near Miss

Understanding GP multifocal lens designs and how the patient’s anatomy influences the choice can help you provide spectacle independence for both reading and distance acuity.
03/15/2018

Freedom on Your Fingertip: GP, Hybrid and Scleral Multifocals

These options offer crisper vision than soft lenses and custom-tailored solutions that can satisfy even the most dubious patients.
03/15/2018

Sclerals: A Blueprint for Beginners

With simple in-office tools and a few reliable lab partners, you’ll be on your way.
02/15/2018

CLD? Consider Ortho-K

An unusual suggestion, but it may work for some patients with contact lens discomfort.
02/15/2018

Double Trouble in Keratoconus

Lenticular astigmatism complicated an already-difficult case. This patient needed a little extra help before finding a good fit.
02/15/2018