Why choose Mayo Clinic

By Mayo Clinic Staff


Mayo Clinic accepts appointments in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota and at Mayo Clinic Health System sites.

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  • Experience. Mayo Clinic eye doctors (ophthalmologists) have extensive experience and training in the treatment of cornea diseases, such as keratoconus, and other eye conditions.
  • Diagnostic tests. Doctors diagnose keratoconus using advanced diagnostic technology to test your condition. An evaluation may include a test to measure the curve of the cornea (keratometry), computerized corneal mapping and other tests.
  • Treatment expertise. Mayo Clinic ophthalmologists have expertise treating keratoconus with many therapies, including rigid gas permeable contact lenses, scleral contact lenses, hybrid lenses, cornea transplant or other options. Treatment depends on the progression of your condition.
  • Research. Mayo Clinic doctors conduct research in potential treatments for keratoconus and other eye conditions.
Feb. 20, 2013