Let's get KC Ambassador, Tommy Pham to the All Stars!

1. Go to MLB official All Star Ballot

2. Scroll to the OUTFIELD position

3. Click on Tommy Pham & get your vote in!

Join us on June 23rd in Chapel Hill, NC for our Keratoconus Family Symposium!

The goal of this program is to offer relevant information to families affected by keratoconus. Participants will have networking opportunities and a chance to share experiences.


Introducing Indy car racer, Gabby Chaves as NKCF’s Ambassador for 2018!

NKCF had a chat with Gabby at the Long Beach Grand Prix 2018. Watch it now and get to know all about Gabby.

Quick Resources


NKCF is the world’s premier organization offering information about keratoconus.  Click here to learn more about resources available to you – either in print or on-line – including Living with Keratoconus, What is KC?, Corneal Transplant Surgery, and our regular e-newsletter.

You are not alone. The NKCF is here to provide support and information about KC, including a registry of eyecare professionals in the U.S. who have a special interest and expertise in the management of keratoconus. Click here to find a KC expert near you.


Be a part of the KC community

Your story may inspire or reassure someone new to the KC community. Whether you were diagnosed last week or thirty years ago, you have insights about life with KC that are meaningful to others. Join our private message board, KC-Link to ask and answer questions.


What’s New?

Catch up on all the latest going on with KC research, breakthroughs, NKCF newsletters, and more.

NKCF Family Symposiums

⇒ June 2018 in Chapel Hill, NC | REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

How Connected are Allergies to Keratoconus?

Help us learn more about the link between allergies and keratoconus. Take our short allergy survey!

Life With KC

About Us

The National Keratoconus Foundation (NKCF) is an outreach program of The Gavin Herbert Eye Institute, UC Irvine.

The NKCF is dedicated to increasing the awareness and understanding of keratoconus and the support of scientific research into the cause and treatment of keratoconus.

What is Keratoconus?