Proper staff training and, in turn, proper patient education create a baseline for good habits and lens wear success.
Back surface fogging is usually related to the lens fit. Adjusting the fit will usually decrease or eliminate back surface fogging issues.
Let’s look at a few steps that can make your scleral patient fitting process efficient while achieve success in a minimum of office visits.
Since its introduction to the GP contact lens field Tangible® Hydra-PEG® has improved patient outcomes.
This is an excellent opportunity to ensure the patient is aware of the proper steps for proactive compliance when applying and removing the lenses, along with cleaning and storage of the lenses.
It’s an axiom that clean contact lenses are comfortable lenses. We preach this to patients and we also might know this from our own personal wearing experience. It’s why training new patients is key.
ABB Consultants are asked hundreds of questions every day regarding fitting issues that Eye Care Doctors are faced with in their practice. Let’s address scleral lens situations that can be easily solved.