Survey: Scleral Lens Insertion Technique (11/2018)
What do you use to insert your scleral lenses?
This scleral lens survey was conducted by:
November 21-27, 2018
Participants who selected “Other”:
Plunger AND stand
Couldn’t get them in at all.
Not other, but NO suction on the plunger!
Daisey adaptive light
Vented DMV scleral cup
Dmv scleral cup with the end cut off.
Just use index finger to hold lens and insert. Right index for right eye. Left index for left eye.
Right index finger
I use a plunger with a light in the end of it
With the Dalsey green light
Plunger with Dalsey Adaptive Light
Take the Plunger :)
Green light and scleral cup
Rubber faucet O-ring: ½” outside diameter, 5/16” inside diameter, and 3/32” wall thickness – available at any hardware store.
Have you also surveyed PROSE lens users? I use the Dalsey Adaptives lighted hand held applier which works great for me.
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