Paragon CRT® was the first FDA approved overnight corneal reshaping lens.
Approval is up to -6.00D sphere, with or without 1.75D cylinder –
There are no age restrictions when prescribing Paragon CRT*
*When fitting children in Paragon CRT, parental involvement with consideration of the patient’s maturity level is strongly recommended, along with a signed informed consent by the parent and child. Call your Paragon representative for an electronic and customizable version of an informed consent.
Enhances initial patient comfort and lens wettability
AquaComfort Plasma Treatment is standard on all lens orders unless otherwise specified
Laser marked for parameter & brand verification
For over 30 years, Paragon Vision Sciences has been at the forefront of research and development, including a 10-year R&D project with NASA involving studies aboard three Space Shuttle missions. This project led to the development of the technology behind the material used to manufacture Paragon CRT; Paragon HDS® 100. Prescribe Paragon HDS100 for your GP patients: 101 Dk (ISO/ANSI), DW and EW Approval, Excellent material to promote corneal health.
Paragon recommends corneal topography for pre and post-dispensing evaluations.
Corneal reshaping is quickly entering the mainstream of contact lens fitting and practices around the world have begun capturing new market share, while enjoying the incremental revenue that CRT can provide. With mainstream practices focusing on increased profit-per-patient, CRT provides a seamless way to achieve higher profit margins while minimizing chair time.
Pricing is per lens and is non-warranted. With every two full-priced CRT Rx lenses purchased on the same order, you are eligible to receive one free Patient Care Kit. Please notify Paragon Customer Service when you are in need of the care kits. Your qualifying kits will be shipped via ground delivery. To provide improved wettability and comfort, CRT lenses are automatically plasma treated.
Pricing is per lens and is non-warranted. Spare lenses allow you to offer patients a reduced price on a spare pair to ensure uninterrupted treatment, in case of lost or broken lenses. Spare lenses must be ordered within 90 days of the primary CRT Rx lens order. Spare lens orders must indicate the original serial number, a patient name, or patient ID, and must be clarified as a spare lens at the time of order. Only one spare lens order per primary CRT Rx dispensed lens is allowed. Spare lens orders do not qualify to receive a CRT Patient Care kit.
The CRT 100-Lens DDS includes: Fitting manual and CRT lens selector slide chart, one (1) wratten filter, three (3) patient care kits, practice management tools including information on Care Credit, a consumer finance program, unlimited consultation and clinical support. The CRT 100-Lens DDS offers a 90-day Risk Free Test Drive with three equal installment payments (30/60/90 day terms). The CRT 100-Lens DDS is fully refundable within 90 days. If the 100-Lens DDS is returned and dispensed lenses were not replaced, the practitioner will be billed the current per-lens rate for all dispensed lenses. The Practice Management Kit and Paragon CRT certificate are required upon return.
CRT SureFit provides a single-use, 3-lens per eye fitting and dispensing system which will ensure a high probability of day-1, first fit success. Certified CRT practitioners, with or without a 100-Lens DDS can order CRT SureFit by calling their CRT Authorized Laboratory with the patients “K” Readings and Spectacle Refraction. Non-dispensed CRT SureFit lenses must be returned to Paragon in the pre-paid self-addressed envelope within 90 days of the original invoice date to avoid additional charges of $92.50 per lens. Corneal Reshaping patients qualify for CRT SureFit when they meet the following criteria: Flat “K” Readings between 41.00D-45.00D, Spectacle Rx (vertexed) of -4.00D and below, with or without 1.00D of corneal cylinder.
The Warranty Program is a simple and cost effective way for practitioners to fit CRT empirically, with or without DDS. Practitioners ordering under the warranty program must request the Warranty option at the time of order. Two free exchanges within 90 days of the original Warranty order date apply. Exchange lenses must be returned to Paragon within 45 days of the exchange order being placed. One pair of lenses must be maintained and is not eligible for return/exchange. If a third exchange lens is needed, the Warranty Program can re-start, or the practitioner can choose to purchase a non-warranted CRT Rx lens.
*Warranty exchange lenses must be ordered from the same CRT Authorized Laboratory.
The 36-Lens CRT Extension Set includes four base curves: 8.9, 9.0, 9.1, and 9.2. Each base curve consists of 9 lenses each. All four base curves must be purchased at the same time to receive the 36-lens special pricing. Individual 9-Lens CRT Extension Sets can be ordered by requesting the base curve desired: 8.9, 9.0, 9.1, or 9.2.