October 2018


Am I a Good Candidate for Ortho-K Lenses? Here’s How to Find Out

orthokeratology ortho-k lenses

Orthokeratology (also known as ortho-k) is a treatment that relies on special-designed gas permeable contact lenses to reshape the surface at the front of the eye, or the cornea. The shape […]

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Pellucid marginal degeneration

Pellucid marginal degeneration

Pellucid marginal degeneration (PMD) is a degenerative condition wherein the cornea gradually changes shape. Over time, PMD usually leads to a thinning (or ectasia) of the cornea. Patients with PMD will notice […]

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Scleral Lenses for Keratoconus

Scleral Lenses for Keratoconus in Miami

In the beginning of contact lenses there were scleral contact lenses only. In the year 1887 a great gift was given to the world of sufferers of distorted vision resulting from corneal […]

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AOA, authorities target illegal contact lens sellers

AOA, authorities target illegal contact lens sellers. Naivety is no defense for illegally sold contact lenses that put patients’ health at risk. Just ask violators nationwide currently facing repercussions under […]

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Colored contact lenses without a prescription: do you know the risks?

Colored contact lenses without a prescription: do you know the risks? Zombie or devil contact lenses may elevate a Halloween costume’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription could result in […]

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