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

2018-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.

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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.

News

What’s New?

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

Life With KC

Safety Reminders for the Best Summer Fun

The weekend is here! Do you have any fun outdoor plans? Swimming? With so much sun, […]

Allergy Survey — What Have We Learned?

We asked NKCF Update readers to participate in a short survey about KC and allergies. Thank […]

What’s Your Keratoconus Advice?

What was it like when you found out you had keratoconus? Did you feel overwhelmed? What […]

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?

Safety Reminders for the Best Summer Fun

The weekend is here! Do you have any fun outdoor plans? Swimming? With so much sun, […]

Allergy Survey — What Have We Learned?

We asked NKCF Update readers to participate in a short survey about KC and allergies. Thank […]

What’s Your Keratoconus Advice?

What was it like when you found out you had keratoconus? Did you feel overwhelmed? What […]

Accommodating Employees with Keratoconus

As a part 2 to our previous post regarding work accommodations, here is what an employer […]

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