Depending on the progression of the keratoconus, contact lenses or Intacs might be recommended. If the condition has progressed far enough, a corneal transplant might be needed. Another treatment option is a method called corneal collagen cross-linking.
Avoid damaging your eyes this summer by wearing sunglasses! Any exposure to UV radiation can affect vision and compromise your overall eye health! Photokeratitis is a very painful result of your eyes being exposed to natural or artificial light sources.