Are glasses or daytime contacts a hassle?
Ortho-k may be your solution.  It is a unique technology for overnight vision correction of myopia (short sightedness).  Ortho-K or corneal refractive therapy is practiced world wide and is now available at Melton OPSM.


Benefits of Ortho-k for Children and Teens

Significant myopia progression can be prevented in children and teen vision, by performing ortho-k during the ages when the fastest progression is occurring.

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Ortho-k in Melbourne's Outer West

Anthony Liska, is an experienced and certified practitioner for Paragon CRT lenses providing orthok to Melton, Caroline Springs, Taylors Lakes, Bacchus Marsh, Keilor, Sunbury, Hoppers Crossing and the Western Suburbs in Melbourne.

Scared of LASIK eye surgery?
Ortho-K vs Laser Refractive Surgery (LASIK), what are some of the disadvantages and risks?  For people with unstable vision, Ortho-k is an option when LASIK surgery is not.


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How can Ortho-k help you?

Ortho-k is a safe, easy alternative and non surgical process that uses custom fitted rigid contact lenses to reshape the cornea of your eye while you sleep.

No more glasses, day time contact lenses or laser surgery, making ortho-k the perfect solution for children, teenagers as well as adults.

Ortho-k (Orthokeratology) is a sophisticated non-surgical process that temporarily reshapes the cornea with special contact lenses while you sleep. You remove the lenses when you awake and are able to go throughout the day without any other vision correction. Ortho-k uses a specially designed oxygen permeable therapeutic contact lens for corneal refractive therapy.  If you stop wearing the lenses regularly while you sleep, your vision will return to its original state in as little as 72 hours.

Ortho-k treats short sightedness (myopia) with or without minor astigmatism. And because there are no age restrictions on ortho-k, it may be the perfect option for any member of the family including active adolescents. Consultant optometrist, Anthony Liska will provide more information about ortho-k and if it is right for you.  Book now for a FREE appointment

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