Help! My Child’s Eyes Keep Getting Worse!

I have been nearsighted almost all my life, and wear corrective glasses and contacts lenses.   If only my optometrist had offered options for slowing down its progression!   This missed opportunity drives my enthusiasm and passion for myopia control.  This is conversation I have with every parent and child, whose eyes are getting worse year afterContinue reading “Help! My Child’s Eyes Keep Getting Worse!”

Ortho-keratology

Based on genetic and environmental factors, what if your child’s myopia could increase to 8 Diopters?   What if there was a safe and effective way to prevent this progression, so that instead, your child maintains 4-5 Diopters of myopia throughout his/her lifetime.  Would this be worthwhile?   Yes!   Studies show that high myopes are at riskContinue reading “Ortho-keratology”