Useful Websites for GP Professionals


CLEK – study of 1,200 U.S. keratoconus patients, 1995-2004
Contact Lens Update – research-oriented contact lens news – searchable database of contact lenses and ocular pharmaceuticals
National Eye Institute – clinical studies, education, research and more
National Keratoconus Foundation


American Academy of Optometry – Cornea, Contact Lenses & Refractive Technologies Section
American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control
American Optometric Association – Contact Lens & Cornea Section
Contact Lens Society of America
Scleral Lens Education Society

Publications and Newsletters

Contact Lenses Today
Contact Lens Spectrum
New Zealand Optics
Primary Care Optometry News
Review of Cornea & Contact Lenses
Review of Ophthalmology
Review of Optometry

Consumer Education

All About Vision – comprehensive site includes GPs, ortho-k and scleral lenses
Contact Lens Safety – referenced content from the AOA and American Academy of Optometry – GP information from the GPLI
EyeSmart – from the American Academy of Ophthalmology
National Eye Institute – patient information including refractive error and corneal disease