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A 43-year-old member asked:

Is strabismus fixable?

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Dr. Dean Bonsall
Pediatric Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Yes: Yes. Some forms are more complex and are more difficult to fix but for the most part strabismus is fixable.
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A 22-year-old male asked:

What is the cost to fix strabismus?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology 31 years experience
Varies: The cost can range from anything as low as $2, 000 to as high as $6, 000. However, on an average, the cost of strabismus surgery can be somewhere around $3, 000 or so.
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A member asked:

What is strabismus?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Crossed eyes...: ...Or divergent gaze (eyes looking away from each other). Usually has an underlying vision problem such as myopia or cataract.
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Dr. Christopher Larson
undefined 43 years experience
Divergent gaze; out turning eyes, can be the result of several possible underlying problems. The most common is familial strabismus
Jul 12, 2013
Dr. Dean Bonsall
Pediatric Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Crossed eyes (Esotropia) is convergent strabismus, drifting eyes (Exotropia) is divergent strabismus.
Aug 25, 2013
Dr. Derek Sprunger
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Strabismus is any mis-aligment of the eyes: convergent (cross eye) , divergent (wall eye) or vertical. This should always be evaluated by a medical eye doctor>
Sep 5, 2013

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