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Impact of Pupil Size When Fitting Multifocal Contact Lenses

Every practitioner who has fit soft toric multifocal contact lenses has experienced some degree of frustration in reaching the ultimate goal of 20/happy. During fitting, you may find that the toric multifocal contact lenses have optimal fit and ... Read on...

SpecialEyes Arc Length Contact Lens Calculator for Toric Lens Design

Just when you thought fitting SpecialEyes custom toric, sphere, and multifocal soft contact lenses couldn't get any easier, we redesigned our Arc Length Contact Lens Calculator! With a new field for specific patient comments and an option for ... Read on...

Toric Multifocal Contact Lenses and Importance of Accurate Pupil Size Measurement

Analysis of pupils in clinical practice is typically performed within entrance skills examination for afferent pupillary defect, pupil size, and regularity. Pupil size may be estimated or measured with a common PD ruler for both scotopic and ... Read on...

SpecialEyes' Toric Multifocal Contact Lens: Customizing the Peripheral Zone

The SpecialEyes 54 Toric Multifocal contact lens, near center design, is unique in that the practitioner has the ability to control the rate at which the power progresses from full near power in the middle of the contact lens to full distance power ... Read on...

Difficult Patient Easily Satisfied with Custom Soft Toric Multifocal Contact Lenses

by Stephanie Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS Read on...

SpecialEyes 54 Multifocal: Changing the Near Center Zone Size

Let's consider this scenario.  You have a SpecialEyes 54 Multifocal Toric contact lens patient return for his or her follow-up visit and the patient voices a desire for better near vision. You initially fit the patient in two near center lenses OU. ... Read on...