INTACS for Keratoconus

INTACS Procedure for Keratoconus

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

The Intacs procedure is a non-laser procedure that corrects mild to moderate nearsightedness. The clear inserts made to reshape the cornea and improve vision are made from the same material used in contact lenses and cataract surgery. The FDA- approved procedure cannot be seen when placed below the surface of the cornea. The Intacs procedure…  read more

Protecting Your Eyes: Keratoconus, Early Detection & Keratoconus Treatment

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

For those who have mastered the World Wide Web getting new information on Keratoconus treatment is relatively easy. Knowledge is one of the best ways to help save your eyes for the often devastating news of a Keratoconus diagnosis. As we are sure you’ve heard many say that early detection is key in Keratoconus treatment,…  read more

Helping Keratoconus Sufferers: Discovering INTACS

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

No one enjoys the getting a diagnosis of Keratoconus. However with careful considerations you can still preserve your vision or even stop the progression of Keratoconus. INTACS have been approved by the FDA for use in treatment of Keratoconus. INTACS are small inserts that are placed under the cornea to correct the natural curvature of…  read more

The Effects of Keratoconus

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

A diagnosis of Keratoconus can not only effect the person with the condition physically but it can effect them on an emotional level as well. Keratoconus often leads to progressive loss of vision. Slowly over time patients no longer obtain functional vision in glasses and as the disease progresses they often lose the ability to…  read more

What You Should Know About Keratoconus Treatment

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Keratoconus is a progressive condition that can severely change the patient’s quality of vision over time. As with many conditions if it is caught early it can be maintained giving the patient a well improved quality of vision improving the overall vision and reducing the symptoms. Generally the condition progresses slowly but if you have…  read more

Experiencing Disturbances in Night Vision With Keratoconus

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

If your experiencing disturbances in your vision during the day since your diagnosis of Keratoconus, we can only imagine how your night vision is doing. Unfortunately loss of night vision is a symptom of Keratoconus, having it and dealing with it however are two very different things. Since 1999 there has been new advances in…  read more

Improved Quality of Vision & Early Detection of Keratoconus

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Accessing the world wide web can improve our knowledge of many conditions including Keratoconus. There are several advancements in the treatment of Keratoconus but as with most conditions it is important to detect it early. This is the best time for treatment, with the best success. The importance of getting regular eye screenings can also…  read more

Why INTACS for Keratoconus? Advancing Your Treatment Plan

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Dealing with Keratoconus can be difficult enough but determining which treatment to choose can be harder yet. Finding the right treatment can mean the difference between improved vision, and more progression of the condition. However there are treatments available now that were not even just a mere 10 years ago. And in the past corneal…  read more

Revealing What's New in Keratoconus Treatments

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Over the last two decades there have been great advancements in the treatments of Keratoconus. These new treatments are bringing a positive light to the condition, improving the quality of vision for patients all over the world. In the past patients with Keratoconus simply had corneal transplants to look forward too. Which caused pain and…  read more

Experiencing the Benefits of INTACS for Keratoconus

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

INTACS is one of the most common treatments for Keratoconus since 1999. The use of this procedure has grown rapidly over the past 10 years and with its continued use it should be as common as glasses or contacts over the next 5 years. INTACS for Keratoconus are tiny implants that are inserted into layers…  read more

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