Resources

The NKCF has developed a variety of programs to provide support and information to those with keratoconus and their families:

PATIENT INFORMATION GUIDES

Booklet for Patients: Both booklets, in English and Spanish, are available to patients and eye care providers.

What is KC – Order here


NKCF REFERRAL PROGRAM

The NKCF offers a list of eye care providers who have a special expertise in treating keratoconus. All professionals invited to participate currently have a substantial number of keratoconus patients in their practices: Keratoconus Referrals.


 ⇒ INSURANCE REIMBURSEMENT FORM

Reimbursement appeals help to introduce and explain the condition of keratoconus to insurance companies, help clarify the treatments necessary that may not always be covered by insurance companies, and help attain a reimbursement for KC patients for treatment costs. Download here.


KC-LINK

KC-Link is a worldwide interactive forum for people with keratoconus. It is a free e-mail based mail list for both keratoconus patients and eye care providers. The KC-link offers those with keratoconus a unique opportunity to share their “KC” experiences and concerns with others who can truly understand the frustrations of this condition. For more information go to: KC-LINK


⇒ NKCF WARMLINE

Toll Free Information “Warmline” (800-521-2524)  A place where patients and family members can call to ask questions about their keratoconus and receive information, referrals and support.