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Trivex Lens Specialist Community Blog | Keith M. Cross, R.D.O.

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January 9, 2015

How a lens is made

Improving Patient Experience

We created this animation on the manufacturing process for Trivex lenses a few years ago and I wanted to share it with you.

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November 4, 2014

Tricks of the trade

Improving Patient Experience

When converting from a well-known material like CR-39 material to Trivex material, there are a few tricks-of-the-trade that savvy labs and opticians have adopted to make their lives easier and the results predictable.

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October 24, 2014

Do we need to make compromises?

Improving Patient Experience

When talking about a lens material we should at least all agree on what a complete material is – would you all agree that this is – UV protection, impact resistance, optical clarity or Abbe and I would also add to the list the weight of the lens material or how lightweight it is? The combination of these benefits is what allows the Eye Care Professional to make a recommendation offering a complete lens material to their customer or have to make compromises.

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October 8, 2014

What defines an older model vs. newer model in lens materials?

Diversifying your lens portfolio, Business Strategy

With many other products in many other industries, a model becomes “old” when it’s replaced with a “new” one. I know that may sound simple, but it’s true. Can you describe it any differently?