Brisbane Orthokeratology Specialists have created a guide to the frequently asked questions. Let our leading Brisbane orthokeratology optometrists show you how affordable orthokeratology treatment is and how you can restore your normal daytime vision "glasses and contact lens free".
Orthokeratology could be your ideal treatment if you:
Myopia in children can progress quite fast. Left untreated this can lead to serious complications later in life.
Clinical studies have shown that orthokeratology treatment is the leading method of slowing myopic progression. After othokeratology treatment up to 90% of patients will avoid the complications associated with high myopia.
It is the ideal alternative to Lasik eye surgery which isn't an option for young children.
The earlier that treatment is commenced the greater the benefits will be.
Orthokeratology treament prevents the complications associated with high myopia in up to 90% of patients.
This results from the fact that orthokeratology treatment slows myopia progression by 50% per year. Slowing myopic progression by this amount, according to specialists, is myopic control.
The earlier you start the better.
Absolutely not. Orthokeratology treatment is ideal for:
Usually patients experience major changes the first night, but some people need 1-2 weeks to achieve the clearest vision.
The daily vision correction from orthokeratology treatment will last as long as you wear your lenses during sleep. Some people only need to wear their lenses every second night.
The safety and effectiveness of orthokertology treatmenthas been demonstrated in independent studies at universities in Australia, New Zealand and the United States and has been approved by the FDA.
Orthokeratology is the perfect alternative to LASIK eye surgery. It is a non-surgical, non-invasive completely reversible process making it ideal for children. Orthokeratology costs are approximately 30% of LASIK eye surgery.
Restore Normal Daytime Vision
Without Daytime Contact Lenses