Recently, specialist soft hydrogel and silicone hydrogel lenses have been developed that are proving very effective in correcting the distorted vision of a KC sufferer and giving supreme comfort.
We fit Kerasoft range including the latest Kerasoft IC lens
If for some reason Contacts fail, a relatively new treatment is being pioneered in some specialist centres called COLLAGEN CROSS LINKING – see Collagen Cross Linking Info. This is a chemical treatment which ‘firms’ the collagen fibres which make up the cornea, so restraining their conical progression. Once treated Contact Lenses still remain the only viable method of visual correction.