An impression of the socket is taken with an alginate material to provide the posterior (back) dimensions of the prosthesis. This is a pain free process, and some patients say it is a soothing sensation.
The prosthesis is polished and fit, to determine if any adjusting is necessary. We want every patient to have the best possible ocular prosthesis. We believe in using a very straight forward approach, this leads to a full understanding of the process and a better understanding of the final outcome.