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Contact Lens Care Information & Videos

 

Soft Contact Lens Care & Handling:

 

Oxygen Permeable Contact Lens Care & Handling:

 

Scleral Contact Lens Care & Handling:
(medically necessary contact lenses)

We recommend single use preservative free saline:  Addipak Saline in 3ml or 5 ml (says Solution for “Inhalation” USP)
which can be found at VitalityMedical.com or at Amazon
(we are not affiliated in any way with these companies)

 

Scleral Lens Insertion Tips:

  • Tuck chin downward towards chest
  • Place lens on LARGE suction cup (inserter must have a hole in the bottom to prevent it from suctioning to your lens)
  • Overfill lens with non-preserved saline

 

Patient Application Video (Brief):

 

Patient Application (3-Finger Tripod Method):

 

Scleral Removal Tips:

  • Patient can sit with head upright
  • Retract upper and lower lids
  • Use index finger to gently apply pressure through lower eyelid
    targeting white of eye just below edge of lens targeting the 5,6 & 7:00 area
  • Apply SMALL suction cup to lower third of lens
  •  Use a pivoting upward motion to release lens
  • Optionally:  patient may look upward

 

Removal Video (brief):

 

Scleral Lens Application & Removal:

 

Scleral Lens Application & Removal (Detailed Alternate):

 

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To make an appointment, refer a patient, inquire about more information or speak to one of the doctors or staff on our team please call our office.

 

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