A 43-year-old member asked:
how long before you can see normally again for someone who has had an operation to correct a tear in the central vision of the retina?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Depends: On what operation was done and the location of the problem. Ask your surgeon.
4.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Retinal Surgery 30 years experience
Macular hole?: If you are talking about a macular hole, surgery often results in dramatic improvements. However, the vision rarely, or almost never, returns to "normal." this can be generalized for most retinal conditions that affect central vision.
4.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 25, 2016
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