What is Myopia? Myopia is a progressive condition that causes difficulty focusing on objects that are at a distance. Categorized as a “refractive error,” myopia occurs when light does not bend properly as it enters the eye. Typically, light refracts onto the retina, which creates a clear image to be sent to the brain. When […]
The Experts Answer Your Top Ortho-K Questions
What is Orthokeratology? Orthokeratology, or ortho-k, is a non-surgical way to correct vision problems while you sleep. The ortho-k lenses reshape your cornea, similar to how braces work for your teeth. Because ortho-k is surgery-free, it’s an option for people who: Can’t have or don’t want laser eye surgery Don’t want to wear glasses or […]
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