12014Check out my article in Contact Lens Spectrum

The Scleral Lens Vault: Vaulting the Cornea

82013Check out my article in Contact Lens Spectrum

Fitting Strategies for Different Forms of Ectasia

rccl0413-scleral1Check out my article in Review of Cornea and Contact Lenses

Scleral Lenses: An Overlooked Fix for Dry Eye?

Check out this article on scleral lens care by Dr. Susan Gromacki.

A How-To Guide: Scleral GP Lens Care

Check out my article in Optometric Management

Adding Scleral Lenses

Check out my article in GP Insights.

Designing Lenses to Work Around Scleral Obstacles.


Check out my article in GP Insights on scleral lens fenestrations.



The Scleral Lens Education Society, in partnership with B+L, has put together a comprehensive video on the application/removal and care of scleral lenses.

Application/Removal and Care of Scleral Lenses Video

Improvements in specialty lens designs have made this contact lens modality a viable option for patients who have mild to moderate keratoconus. Generally, these soft lenses have center thickness 4X  greater than standard soft lenses, which allows them to mask surface irregularity caused by keratoconus. When necessary, they can be manufactured using silicone hydrogel material that increase oxygen to the corneal surface. Specialty soft lenses for keratoconus can be a successful alternative when standard GP designs fail secondary to comfort issues.

For mor information, read my article on this subject that I co-authored with Dr. Eiden in Contact Lens Spectrum.