In Focus Blog

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SynergEyes In Focus Blog

At SynergEyes, we pride ourselves in delivering contact lens products that improve vision and ultimately enhance the quality of everyday life.

This blog is geared towards practitioners to highlight case studies from your peers and covers topics such as fitting & troubleshooting, as well helpful articles on practice management and the handling and care of SynergEyes lenses like Duette and UltraHealth.

Tear Exchange in 2nd Generation Hybrid Lenses

By Roxana Hemmati, OD, Cornea and Contact Lens Fellow, University of Houston, Texas Eye Research and Technology Center

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New UltraHealth FC Flat Curve Lens Design Improves Centration, Comfort and Provides Optimum Oxygen Transmission

Poster and Case Studies Illustrate Transformation of Post-Surgical Patients’ Vision with Hybrid Lens Design

SynergEyes recently introduced UltraHealth FC in a limited release. The new lens is a second-generation hybrid lens with SoftCushion™ comfort technology

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Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking

CASE STUDY | UltraHealth FC
Male Patient JL, Age 51
OD: Dr. Ryan McKinnis, Cleveland Eye Clinic, Brecksville, OH

HISTORY
Patient JL was referred to me via the refractive surgery center.

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Pellucid Marginal Degeneration

CASE STUDY | UltraHealth FC
Male Patient KW, Age 33
OD: Dr. Kristi Rhodes, Schwartz Laser Eye Center, AZ

HISTORY
The patient is a firefighter/paramedic who was diagnosed with pellucid marginal degeneration OU. The patient had corneal crosslinking on both eyes and presented needing an improvement to vision for work.

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Monocular Vertical Diplopia

CASE STUDY | UltraHealth FC
Male Patient DF, Age 66
OD: Dr. Kristi Rhodes, Schwartz Laser Eye Center, AZ

HISTORY
DF has a history of RK OU, PRK OU, and mmc treatment 2x OD. Patient had monocular vertical diplopia with farsightedness and moderate to high astigmatism OD. The patient was a Doctor and could not see detail for suturing.

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Keratoconus Patient Thrilled with the Improved Comfort of UltraHealth!

"My patient is thrilled with the improved comfort of UltraHealth. He achieves 20/25, reports no foreign body issues and is able to wear the lens 14 hours per day without days off for “irritation”. His new comfort rating is a 5!"

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Time Glasses Needed Went From 40 to 0%!

"The patient’s astigmatism was a major factor in the poor acuity she experienced in her soft lenses and I knew Duette Progressive could drastically improve her vision at all distances. My experience fitting Duette lenses combined with my experience fitting soft multifocals with a similar optic design made the fit easy and intuitive.”

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Patient Enjoyed not Having to Constantly Remove His glasses for Near and Intermediate Tasks!

“I chose the Duette Progressive lens for this patient because I wanted him to have a great first experience with multifocal contact lenses. After the initial two-week adaptation period, he was very comfortable inserting and removing his lenses, found the lenses comfortable, and enjoyed not having to constantly remove his glasses for near and intermediate tasks."

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Better Vision than Any Lens We'd Tried in the Past!

“Not only was the comfort of Duette Progressive as good as her soft lenses, but the vision was better than any lens we’d tried in the past.”

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Satisfactory Near Vision, without Utilizing Readers!

“The Duette Progressive lenses are the first lenses that allowed this patient to have satisfactory near vision without utilizing readers. The fitting experience was also easier with this lens than with soft multifocals.”

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