A 39-year-old member asked:
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how can i tell how bad my vision is from my contact lens prescription?

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Dr. Daniel Bustos
17 years experience Ophthalmology
How high are the #s?: Generally on both a glasses and intact lens prescription, the higher the #s, the worse the vision is.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Look for the power: The prescription includes power, base curve, diameter. The higher the power, the stronger the prescription in either myopia (-) or hyperopia (+).
Answered on Dec 30, 2015

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