Orthokeratology: The Revolutionary Contact Lens Technology That Reshapes Your Eyes

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Orthokeratology: The Revolutionary Contact Lens Technology That Reshapes Your Eyes

Are you tired of glasses or traditional contact lenses? Do you want a solution that can correct your vision while you sleep without the need for invasive surgical procedures? If so, orthokeratology may be the ideal solution for you!

Orthokeratology, or ortho-k, is a non-surgical, non-invasive contact lens technology that offers a safe and effective alternative to traditional glasses, contact lenses, or laser eye surgery. This cutting-edge technique uses specially designed gas permeable contact lenses that you wear overnight or for a few hours during the day, and they work to reshape your cornea, correcting your vision.

The lenses exert gentle pressure on your cornea, temporarily flattening its shape to correct your vision. After removing the lenses, your cornea retains its new shape, allowing you to see clearly without the need for glasses, contact lenses, or surgery.

Since the cornea is the primary refractive element of the eye that focuses light onto the retina, orthokeratology can correct an extensive range of visual problems, including nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and presbyopia.

Benefits of Orthokeratology

Orthokeratology offers numerous benefits, including:

1. Visual correction without surgery: Ortho-k provides a non-invasive and non-surgical way to correct vision, reducing the risks associated with surgical procedures.

2. Reduced dependence on glasses or contact lenses: Ortho-k lenses provide freedom from the discomfort or inconvenience of wearing glasses or traditional contact lenses throughout the day.

3. Prevents or slows down the progression of myopia: Ortho-k has been shown to control the progression of myopia, a common refractive error that tends to worsen over time.

4. Perfect for active lifestyles: Ortho-k lenses are perfect for sports enthusiasts or individuals with active lifestyles.

Why Choose Dr. Dolan?

At 2020 Vision in Rochester Hills, Michigan, Dr. Dolan has been providing exceptional eye care to patients for over 30 years. He is a certified orthokeratology practitioner, with years of experience in fitting ortho-k lenses. Dr. Dolan and his team use the latest technology and treatment techniques to ensure that you receive the best vision care available.

Take the first step towards clear, crisp vision today! Call Dr. Dolan at 2020 Vision in Rochester Hills, MI, at 248-375-0040 to schedule your orthokeratology consultation.

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