How long have Shift lenses been around?

September 09, 2016

Shift lenses are a form of orthokeratology lens. Orthokeratology is also known as OK or CRT™ (Corneal Refractive Therapy). Shift lenses have been designed for patients by Rose Optometrists in Frankton, Hamilton for the last seven years. The procedure has been practiced by practitioners globally since 1963.

Your Shift lens practitioner utilises specialised hardware and software to design the lenses using computerised eye mapping. The optometrists at Rose Optometrists are the most experienced in the country at fitting these lenses and fit a a wide variety of conditions such as: short sightedness, long sightedness, astigmatism and rehabilitation following laser surgery.

The optometrists at Rose Optometrists in Frankton have been involved in the development of pioneering OK lens products globally. To find out more or to book a free suitability consultation book here.