Mission Statement

The Scleral Lens Education Society (SLS) is a non-profit organization 501(c)3 committed to teaching contact lens practitioners the science and art of fitting all designs of scleral contact lenses for the purpose of managing corneal irregularity and ocular surface disease. SLS supports public education that highlights the benefits and availability of scleral contact lenses.


The Scleral Lens Education Society is a non-profit organization 501(c)3 dedicated to educating others on the benefits of scleral contact lenses. We rely on the generous support of those who believe these lenses can make a difference in the lives of others. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation please contact Dr Michael Lipson at mjlipson@med.umich.edu.


The information contained on this website is intended solely for general educational purposes; it is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice relative to your specific medical condition. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition.

In no event will The Scleral Lens Education Society be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you or anyone else in reliance upon the information provided through this transmission. Permission to reprint or electronically reproduce any document, tradename, logo or other graphic in whole or in part for any other reason is expressly prohibited, unless prior written consent is obtained from The Scleral Lens Education Society.