Ortho-K: the safe, healthy & effective overnight treatment for low to medium myopia (short sight). If you would like freedom from glasses and daytime contact lenses book a consultation today.
Our rapid treatment system works very well for minus powers from -0.50 up to around -5.00. We have successfully fitted Ortho-K to patients with higher prescriptions, please email for advice.
Peter Turner was the first Ortho-K practitioner in Bristol. As is often the way, Peter started Ortho-K by accident. He observed the improved vision his patents experienced following subtle contact lens geometry design modifications, which led him to investigate and the continue the design modifications. In the early days the process was quite empirical with a dab of scientific knowledge (not guessing you must understand, but using years of finely honed clinical skills to estimate lens designs and then modifying to fine tune the results based on patient feedback). When a leading contact lens lab launched a Danish designed systematic approach to modifying a patients
He started using design modifications to his custom lenses many man years ago, Ortho-K, as is often the way by accident having observed the The Bristol Evening Post article is reproduced below. Note the increased power range Peter can now treat. The prices listed are from 2005.
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