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Helpful Tips for Contact Lens Wearers

We hope these videos and tips help address some questions you may have about managing your contact lenses!  Come see us at Vision Source - Orland Park to learn more!

Soft Contact Lens Care

Adhere to our lens safety tips to help keep your lenses safe and comfortable.


Oxygen Permeable Contact Lens Care

Easy care and handling for oxygen permeable contacts


Scleral Lens (medically necessary contact lens) Care

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 on 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

Removal Video (brief)

Scleral Lens Application & Removal

Scleral Lens Application & Removal (Detailed Alternate)

Tips For Scleral lens wearers if surface filming occurs:
Moisten a cotton tip applicator with saline, Unique pH or Boston conditioner
(special thanks Dott. Daddi Fadel, Rome, Italy)

Moisten a your small plunger with saline, Unique pH or Boston conditioner
(special thanks Dott. Daddi Fadel, Rome, Italy)


Contact Us Today

Contact us to refer a patient, inquire about more information, speak to one of the doctors or staff on our team!  Or book an appointment and learn how we can help!