The Complexities of Making a GP

On Try Not 2 Blink, you will join Roya and Sheila for the second episode in their series on corneal GP lenses. In this special episode, they connect with Rob Ahern, Director of Operations at Valley Contax, for a unique behind-the-scenes look at the manufacturing process of GP lenses.

Before welcoming Rob, the hosts start the show by sharing their expert insights on GP lens cases and identifying the best candidates for corneal GP lenses. Then, they introduce Rob, who brings over 25 years of experience in manufacturing lenses.

Throughout the episode, Rob shares his expertise on the intricacies of manufacturing GP lenses, including regulatory considerations, detailed work instructions, and procedures to ensure precision. He also sheds light on common errors in the lab and shares tips on avoiding them. Additionally, Rob provides an unbiased perspective on selecting the best GP manufacturing lab.

This is an extraordinary and educational opportunity to gain insight into the inner workings of GP lens manufacturing. Don’t miss this episode!

Please tune in next week for the final episode in our three part series on corneal GP lenses, featuring the expert in fitting corneal lenses.

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