Author Archives: Lindsay McCorkle

SpecialEyes Custom Designed Contact Lenses Celebrates Fun at Work Day

If you called into SpecialEyes on April 1, 2016 you may have heard a little extra smile in our voices.  That’s because we were celebrating “Fun at Work Day”.  SpecialEyes is not only known for providing high quality, custom designed contact ... Read on...

Measuring Anatomic Features & Sagittal Height for Custom Soft Contact Lenses

When designing and prescribing custom soft contact lenses, the corneal feature most frequently relied upon is central corneal curvature, which is measured using a keratometry (K) value. Read on...

Family Fun Day at SpecialEyes!

At SpecialEyes we always seem to have a good time at the office while making custom toric, multifocal, and multifocal toric contact lenses.  But, when SpecialEyes goes looking for an exciting day of fun team-building adventure outside the office ... Read on...

On-Eye Evaluation of a Custom Soft Toric Contact Lens

Evaluating the performance of SpecialEyes custom soft toric contact lenses on-the-eye is simple!  Our custom soft toric contact lenses are evaluated on the eye just like you would evaluate any other soft contact lens on the eye.  The same fitting ... Read on...

Designing Custom Soft Toric Contact Lenses

How to Design a Custom Soft Toric Contact Lenses from SpecialEyes SpecialEyes custom soft toric contact lenses can be designed in a wide range of parameters; even the thickness and size of the optical zone can be specified.  Visit our products page ... Read on...

Comparing Custom Soft Toric Lenses to Off-the-Shelf Toric Lenses

Corneal astigmatism, a condition that many patients present with, is caused by one principal meridian of the cornea being considerably steeper or flatter than the other principal meridian of the cornea.  Fitting a patient with a soft toric contact ... Read on...

Making Custom Soft Contact Lenses Can Be Fun!

It’s official! Making custom soft toric and multifocal contact lenses for astigmatism can be fun.  As I arrived to work last Thursday I quickly noticed that our SpecialEyes office encountered an invasion.  I had to ask, who are all these strange ... Read on...