Guide to Orthokeratology (Ortho-K) Resources

Dr. Blair is one of the top trained experts on Orthokeratology in the Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati areas. Below is a list of some of the online resources for families interested in learning more about both Orthokeratology and the growing epidemic of myopia in the United States and Worldwide. The American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control have developed a very patient friendly website to provide patients with a very solid understanding of the basics of Orthokeratology and Myopia.  The website has a number of very helpful resources including a video reviewing Orthokeratology, an FAQ section for patients, and a section on Myopia and Ortho-K and Kids. The website also includes an Ortho-K practitioner search, where you’ll find Dr. Blair listed as one of the only a few Ortho-K specialists in the Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati areas. All About Vision is a very helpful website for patient education regarding most vision disorders and treatments.  This website contains helpful information regarding Orthokeratology in a useful Question and Answer format. The website also has a patient friendly video reviewing Myopia and Myopia Control.

Paragon Vision Sciences: Paragon Vision Sciences, the manufacturers of Paragon CRT Contact Lenses has a very patient friendly website reviewing Orthokeratology, Myopia, and Paragon CRT Contact Lenses.  The website contains pages on the fitting process for Paragon CRT Contact Lenses, and lens care and eye health instructional videos, as well as other great resources including access to the Paragon CRT Contact Lens Clinical Studies.

Dr. Blair’s Blog: Dr. Blair’s Blog is a great resource for content about Orthokeratology and Myopia. There are many recent articles about Ortho-K and Myopia which you can resource from Dr. Blair’s Blog. You can also follow Dr. Blair on Twitter at @TheOnesToSee.

If you have any questions about Myopia or Orthokeratology, please give our office a call and set up an appointment to speak with Dr. Blair directly at 859-586-3937.

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