Contact Lenses

CL Wearers Report Less Discomfort with H2O2 Solutions

Still, complication rates were roughly equal between hydrogen peroxide and MPS systems.
03/24/2021

Don’t Let OSD Compromise Contact Lens Success

Be proactive and manage the ocular surface upfront in order to ensure patient satisfaction.
03/15/2021

Contact Lenses Infused with Gold Nanoparticles May Combat Color Blindness

The novel lenses present a safe and effective way for these patients to view red and green colors.
03/10/2021

Kids Successful in Long-Term Soft Lens Wear

A daily modality resulted in little to no change in ocular health or physiology over six years.
03/08/2021

Pain Questionnaires May Improve GP Candidate Selection

On the other hand, lid margin sensitivity wasn’t a key factor in subjective lens comfort.
02/25/2021

Delay of Final Contact Lens Rule Requested by Congress

The two-month window may offer ODs more time to get their EHRs up-to-date to comply with the bill’s requirements.
01/20/2021

Hydrogen Peroxide Gets the Edge on Comfort

Multipurpose solution users didn’t experience more ocular complications; however, they did notch higher rates of discomfort.
12/28/2020

Lens Discomfort Linked to Noncompliance in Kids

Patients who wore either single vision or myopia control lenses had similar rates of adherence, study finds.
12/17/2020

How to Add Ortho-K to Your Toolkit

This valuable service may require thorough education but will provide enormous benefits to your patients and practice.
11/15/2020

Placebo Effect Implicated in CL Discomfort

Patients masked to the fact they were wearing their regular monthly lens instead of a daily disposable reported significant improvements at one month.
11/04/2020

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April 18, 2021

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment and Patient Outcomes
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Marc Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, & Douglas K. Devries, OD
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April 20, 2021

Insane in the Membrane - Practical Applications of Amniotic Membranes
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Speaker: Osama Said, OD
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COVID Combat Conference
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Speaker: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO
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