The trifecta of contact lens comfort has always existed in the interaction among the lens, the care solutions, and the ocular surface. Over the last two decades, our knowledge of lens comfort has shifted as an industry. Led by incredible researchers and our industry partners, the two of us have personally observed this evolution. We have brought about new knowledge and insight into how we can improve our patients’ lens-wearing experience. Throughout our professional careers, we have observed a surge of new lenses become developed, including silicone hydrogels. Discussions concerning the amount of oxygen permeability and the way that we incorporate silicone into a lens revealed incredible insights that have enhanced the way that contact lenses are currently being produced.
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