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Is it normal to se a glow or halo around lighted objects after receiving lasik surgery?

Is it normal to se a glow or halo around lighted objects after receiving lasik surgery?

If early - yes: For the first two weeks- very common. For most people, this goes away soon after this. With modern lasers, this is a rare experience at 6 to 12 months. ...Read more

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I recently had lasik done on both eyes. How long is it normal to see a "glow" or halo around lighted objects?

I recently had lasik done on both eyes. How long is it normal to see a "glow" or halo around lighted objects?

LASIK : Following lasik - some patients will notice halos or starbursts when looking at lights. As the cornea heals over a few weeks to sometimes a few months - these will fade and in most cases resolve completely. ...Read more

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I'm seeing glare, halos, and starbursts around objects at night. Help?

I'm seeing glare, halos, and starbursts around objects at night. Help?

See ophthalmologist: It is impossible to diagnose why you are seeing halos around objects at night without doing a complete eye exam. Could be many reasons such as a refractive error or early cataracts...... Please go see an ophthalmologist for a complete eye exam. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat starbursts and halos?

What can I do to treat starbursts and halos?

Need exam: You need an eye exam to determine what is causing your symptoms. Only then can a management plan be suggested to you. ...Read more

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What to do if I have been seeing halos and glares for the past 4 months what could it possibly be?

What to do if I have been seeing halos and glares for the past 4 months what could it possibly be?

Many causes: If you have occasional eye aces and blurred vision, especially when coming out of a dark room or area, then you need to get an eye exam urgently...Could be angle closure glaucoma. Cataracts, although you are on the young side for that could cause that. Eyelid inflammation called blepharitis can be a cause. Get an eye exam. ...Read more

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Treatment for halos and glares?

Treatment for halos and glares?

Eye exam: First of all an eye md exam is essential to diagnosing the cause of your halos and glare. Once known treatment will depend on what the cause is, whether from refractive, dry eyes, corneal problems, cataracts, or other less frequent causes such as dystrophies, glaucoma, medications or inflammations. ...Read more

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Are halos and night glares worse after lasek?

Are halos and night glares worse after lasek?

In the short term: Lasek, like any refractive surgical procedure, can cause glare especially if there is swelling, wrinkling or delayed healing of the regrowing epithelium. There are some drops capable of helping with this, but most often tincture of time works best! if it persists, get a second opinion! ...Read more

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Seing halos with contacts are signs and symptoms of?

Seing halos with contacts are signs and symptoms of?

Depends: If you only see them with your contact on than they are related to your contact lenses. Have your lenses checked to see if you could be helped with better lenses. ...Read more

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