Eye Essentials: Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting

Eye Essentials: Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting

By Andrew Franklin, BSc, FBCO, DOrth, DCLP, Professional Programme Tutor, Boots Opticians Examiner, College of Optometrists, UK; Optometrist in private practice, Gloucestershire, UK; and Ngaire Franklin, BSc, FC, Optom, DCLP, Examiner, College of Optometrists; Optometrist in Private Practice, Herefordshire UK

Initial consultation

Rigid lens materials

Measurements and initial lens selection

Handling and assessing RGP lenses

RGP lenses for astigmatism

RGP contact lenses in presbyopia


Better sight without glasses: extended wear orthokeratology and fitting after refractive surgery

Collection and lens care


Complications and management