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Eye Specialist Malaysia
Well I think: A yearly checkup is a good idea. But many do not follow this so at least once every two years. ...Read more
Needs correction: Simply stated it means your brother's right eye sees at 6 meters what the normal eye can see at 18 meters, i, e. He has to get 6 meters from something that the normal eye could see at 18 meters. The left eye sees at 6 meters what the normal eye could see at 24 meters. He needs glasses, most likely. In the 20/20 notation this corresponds to about 20/60 in the right eye and 20/80 in the left. ...Read more
I have a wound under my eye i got hit by a 10 CM stick. Should i see an eye specialist or someone else?
Should i see an eye specialist if i commonly see tiny streaks of light and flashes of lights (or colours)?
Yes: Yes, you may have and infection of clogged tear drainage duct (nasal lacrimal obstruction). There may be other causes that would require examination and treatment as well. ...Read more
Several: Ophthalmologists are sort of the captain of the ship, having the most training and knowledge. Some employ optometrists to do routine eyeglass and contact fitting. Others employed are opticians who make eyeglasses, orthoptists who deal with eye motility and ophthalmic technicians who can perform some technical measurements. ...Read more