Keratoconus Treatments

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

Advancements in Treatments for Keratoconus Explores CK

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

A diagnoses of Keratoconus can be devastating to anyone however many advancements in the treatment of Keratoconus have brought new hope to Keratoconus patients including CK. CK or Conductive Keratoplasty is relatively new but was FDA approved in 2004. The treatment is used to help with irregular astigmatism and uses heat from radio waves instead…  read more

Why is Early Detection Important For Keratoconus Patients

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Over the past few years early detection has been stressed on several conditions including Diabetes, Heart Disease, and many other chronic conditions. But early detection with Keratoconus can improve the treatments and increase the patients’ rate of success on controlling this progressive eye disease. Regular eye exams can improve your chances of higher quality of…  read more

Deciding on the Holcomb C3-R® for Treatment of Keratoconus

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Treatments for Keratoconus have grown over the last 10 years. The need for Cornea transplants to treat Keratoconus have decreased considerably. Several treatments have improved the patients vision tremendously over the last 5 years and patient recovery times have dropped allowing patients to return to work sooner than usual. The treatment of the Holcomb C3-R®…  read more

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