July 2020


What Vision Problems Do Corneal Rigid Gas Permeable Lenses Correct?

Rigid gas-permeable (RGP)

Rigid gas-permeable (RGP) lenses are a type of contact lens made from hard, rigid plastic that retains the oxygen permeability that you would typically expect from softer or more flexible […]

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

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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Swimming with Contact Lenses – Eye Care During the Summer Days

Swimming with Contact Lenses

When the sun is out and the weather is good, going for a swim is often at the top of many “to-do” lists. Whether it’s a pool at home, a […]

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The Differences Between Specialty Contact Lenses

contact lenses miami

Contact lenses have become an important alternative to eyeglasses since the 1970’s. That evolution began with the introduction of rigid gas permeable (RGP) lenses, a type of hard contact lens […]

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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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MCLI is committed to the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff. We are taking extra precautions to keep our office as safe as possible yet ensure our ability to care for our patients. We diligently and continuously disinfect high-traffic areas and high-touch surfaces, countertops, chairs, etc. If you are not feeling well or if you have been around anyone who is sick, we ask that you please reschedule your appointment. Please limit the number of people accompanying you to our office to 1 person. We appreciate your cooperation in helping us provide the safest environment we can for our patients. To schedule your appointment, please call (305) 814-2299.

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