Fitting Multifocals Today: A Doctor’s Perspective

Fitting Multifocals: Patient Selection and Practice Management
Play Patient Communication Pearls for Setting Expectations and Maximizing Success
Play The Advantages of Multifocal Wear
Play Fitting the AIR OPTIX® AQUA Multifocal Contact Lens
Play Comparison of Multifocal Lens Options
Play Using the Fitting Guidelines - Part 1
Play Using the Fitting Guidelines - Part 2
Play Summary

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John L. Schachet, OD
, is president and CEO of Eyecare Consultants Vision Source in Englewood, Colorado. He has received research grants and/or honoraria from Alcon and CooperVision.
Dave Kading, OD
, is in practice in Seattle and is an adjunct faculty member at Pacific University. He has been a consultant/advisor to and has
received research/education grants from Art Optical, Alcon, Contamac, Paragon, Valley Contax and Unilens.
Steve Lowinger, OD, has a private practice and retail practice in South Florida. He has received research funding from Vistakon and honoraria from Alcon.
Jack Schaeffer, OD, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Schaeffer Eye Center, which has 15 locations in and near Birmingham,
Alabama. He has been a consultant/advisor to and has received honoraria from Alcon, Allergan, AMO, Bausch + Lomb, Essilor, Hoya,
Optovue, Vistakon and Zeiss.
Christine Sindt, OD, practices at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. She has been an advisor/consultant to Alcon and Vistakon.

Support for this panel during SECO was provided by Alcon.

Important Information for AIR OPTIX® AQUA Multifocal (lotrafilcon B) contact lenses: For daily wear or extended wear up to 6 nights for near/far-sightedness and/or presbyopia. Risk of serious eye problems (i.e. corneal ulcer) is greater for extended wear. In rare cases, loss of vision may result. Side effects like discomfort, mild burning or stinging may occur.

See product instructions for complete wear, care, and safety information.