Welcome to our Patients Section!

This information is made available as a public service to help you find an Orthokeratologist in your area and to educate you about Orthokeratology and Myopia Control.  If you have a question or concern that is not addressed here please feel free to contact us.  *If you have any questions that are medical in nature please contact a local Ortho-K doctor.  We are unable to answer medical questions or concerns.  

 
 
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Find An Ortho-k Doctor

Looking for an Ortho-K doctor in your area? We are happy to help! Use our Ortho-k doctor search for a full geographical list of AAOMC members and fellows.

 
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What Is Orthokeratology?

Ortho-K (short for Orthokeratology) is a non-surgical procedure using specially designed contact lenses to gently reshape the curvature of the eye to improve vision. For more information consult our Orthokeratology page

 
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What Is Myopia?

Myopia is a progressive visual disorder that results in poor distance vision. If the myopia is severe, it will impair near vision as well. Myopia is also known as "near-sighted" or "short-sighted."

 
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Still Have Unanswered Questions? 

Myopia is a progressive visual disorder that results in poor distance vision. If the myopia is severe, it will impair near vision as well. Myopia is also known as "near-sighted" or "short-sighted."