I’ve had great success with scleral contact lenses for patient with highly irregular corneas and conditions such as keratoconus. When standard size gas permeable lenses are not able to improve vision and my patients complain about glare and haloes, it may be time to fit large size gas permeable lenses known as sclerals. Scleral lensesContinue reading “When a scleral contact lens fits too tightly!”
Scleral lenses provide excellent vision and comfort for those with highly irregular corneas, such as keratoconus. However, a poorly fit scleral lens can lead to conjunctival blanching and patient discomfort.