Contact Lenses

Four Reasons Contact Lens Wear Isn’t a Problem with COVID-19

Despite conflicting reports, lens wearers are just as safe as ever, as long as patients adhere to proper wear and care instructions.
04/01/2020

What OCT Can Offer Your Specialty Lens Fits

This technology is especially useful for customizing the design and troubleshooting any associated conditions.
03/15/2020

Extended Depth-of-Focus Optics: A Guide for Optometrists

Newer devices are expanding your patients’ visual landscapes. Learn more about how they function.
04/15/2019

New Tools to Tame Keratoconus

The OD’s armamentarium has never been so full and now includes everything from contact lenses to new medical procedures.
04/15/2019

Myopia Treatments: How to Choose and When to Use?

Effective management in children and young adults may require different interventions. Learn which works best for your case.
01/15/2019

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

Upcoming Events

October 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 5-7, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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November 7-8, 2020

Optometric Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Society—Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Program Chair: Tracy Schroeder Swartz, OD, MS, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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