The Near Perfect Solution for Near-sightedness:
Ortho-K: Contacts you wear ONLY while sleeping
No glasses, No daytime contacts, No surgery, just great vision and an active lifestyle! Ortho-K has amazing & true results !!!
Dr. Liching Han, therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist of M-eye Vision of Katy, TX uses the Corneal Reshaping System (Ortho-K) to safely and effectively improve daytime vision. This process can slow or even stop the progression of nearsightedness; which makes Dr. Han’s specialized M-eye Vision Clinic precisely exceptional from other optometry offices.
Dr. Han, a Katy resident since 2007, resides in Grand Lakes along with her husband Owin and their sons, Rick, Jack and Luke. As an optometrist, she practices full-scope primary optometric eye care including eye exams, glasses, contact lens. The latest technology is to diagnose and treat patients with medical conditions such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, dry eye, red eye, Laser & cataract surgery co-management, for example. Her specialization is application of the process called Corneal Reshaping.
Corneal Reshaping (Ortho-K) is a non-surgical process which gently reshapes the eye cornea while you sleep by using specially designed vision retainer lenses. Simply sleep with your corneal reshaping lenses at night and remove them first thing in the morning and enjoy great vision all day long without the interfering of glasses and daytime contacts. It is safe, convenient, reversible, non-surgical and FDA approved for all ages. Many aspects of your life will improve with corneal reshaping!
The progression of nearsightedness can be slowed or stopped by Corneal Reshaping. Proven by clinical research, this fact has enormous impact. Some children’s eyesight may deteriorate as they grow. It can be quite disheartening to parents to see their child’s prescription get worse year after year. Latest research indicates that nearsightedness does not progress as rapidly in children who wear Corneal Reshaping lenses.
Corneal Reshaping (Ortho-K): Is Very Safe For Children
Dr. Han has used the Corneal Reshaping System (Ortho-K) to safely and effectively improve daytime vision in many children. The number one concern parents have is safety.
Paragon, the manufacturer of M-eye Vision Corneal Reshaping lenses, is FDA approved for all ages. Dr. Han can successfully fit children as young of 5 years of age. In fact 75% of the Corneal Reshaping patients are children!
Dr. Han’s twin sons Rick and Jack both became nearsighted at a very early age. Dr. Han fit both of her sons with Corneal Reshaping Lens soon after the diagnoses and they have worn Corneal Reshaping lenses ever since. Their vision, eye health and subsequent prescriptions have been completely stable since they started wearing the lenses nightly.
Rick and Jack love their Corneal Reshaping lens so much because they love Hockey, Basketball and Swimming too; and they can participate without wearing glasses or contacts!!!
This fact is one of the major reasons Dr. Han has developed a passion for this technique and has focused a big part of her practice on helping other children through this process.
Corneal Reshaping (Ortho-K): Not New
Reshaping the cornea with contact lenses to improve vision isn’t new; some eye doctors have practiced it for decades. However, prior to FDA approval for overnight wear, the procedure had limited appeal. Now with safe and oxygen permeable materials the process has grown in effectiveness, safety and popularity.
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More about Dr. Han and M-Eye Vision
Dr. Han graduated from University of Missouri with a Master of Science degree and from University of Houston College of Optometry with a Doctor of Optometry degree. Dr. Han is a member of The Orthokeratology Academy of America.
Dr. Han’s office M-Eye Vision is conveniently located on HWY 99 Grand Pkwy and South Fry Rd HEB shopping center between HEB and Hobby Lobby in Katy Texas.
M-eye Vision offers a wide variety of eyeglasses and contact lenses as well as full-service eye care.
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