What is ICAN?

What is ICAN? ICAN stands for the International Children’s Anophthalmia Network.  It is a support group made up of families who have …

Conjunctivitis and GPC

There is an evident reaction individuals might experience once a foreign item is introduced to the inner eyelid tissues. It …

Optical Esthetics

  We are not all mirror images of our right and left sides. Sometimes a pre-surgical discrepancy becomes accentuated post …

Retinoblastoma

What is Retinoblastoma? The retina consists of specialized cells in the back of the eye responsible for detecting light, signaling …

Glossary of Ocularist Terms

  Artificial Eye: An artificial eye is an acrylic eye that can restore the appearance of the face. Anopia: absence …