Specialty contact lenses are used to correct irregular cornea conditions. They come in a larger design that vaults over the cornea. They cover the cornea completely with support from the sclera. This makes them comfortable because they do not disturb the sensitive cornea.
Corneal refractive therapy, or orthokeratology, is used to lessen myopia. You’ll wear rigid gas-permeable contact lenses when you sleep, and over time, the lenses will reshape your cornea. If you’re considering orthokeratology, you probably want to know the benefits. Let’s go over some of the most common benefits patients enjoy when undergoing this treatment.