How To Guides

In these short video guides we provide you with the tips and tricks we have learned from managing children’s vision and fitting contact lenses in a busy myopia management optometry practice. These videos can also be found on our My Kids Vision Vimeo channel.

General advice and managing myopia progression

Managing myopia guidelines

Kids and contact lenses

What to expect in your young child's first eye exam

How to effectively wash your hands

Using training flippers

Applying eye drops to your own eyes or someone else’s eyes

Creating a healthy visual environment for children

Close work and outdoor time habits to promote healthy eye development in children

Maintain a healthy visual environment for children during COVID pandemic restrictions

Soft contact lens application and removal

How to safely apply and remove a soft contact lens

How to safely apply a soft contact lens to your child's or someone else's eye

Safely remove a soft contact lens from your child's or someone else's eye

Orthokeratology lens application and removal

Apply and remove an orthok lens

Apply an orthok lens to your child's or someone else's eye

Remove an orthok lens from your child's or someone else's eye

Cleaning and caring for soft and orthokeratology contact lenses

Cleaning soft contact lenses using multipurpose solution

Cleaning orthokeratology lenses using Menicare solution

Cleaning soft or orthokeratology lenses using peroxide solution

Using Menicon Progent cleaner on orthokeratology lenses