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Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

No: The prescription need to correct your vision is a function of the physical characteristics of your eye including it's length and the curvature of the cornea. The only things which can correct your vision are glasses, contacts or possibly laser vision correction. ...Read more

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Dr. Dean Bonsall
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Strabismus (Definition)

Strabismus refers to misalignment of the eyes. It is typically but not exclusively found in children, with up to 4% incidence in some series. There are a number of surgical and non-surgical treatments for strabismus, based ...Read more


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What are doctors' recommendations to cure a lazy eye?

What are doctors' recommendations to cure a lazy eye?

See eye dr.: This requires evaluation & tx by an opthamologist. ...Read more

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Help doctors! what're the treatments for strabismus(cross eye)?

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Help doctors! what're the treatments for strabismus(cross eye)?

Depends on the type.: There are many causes for strabismus and management is different for children and for adults. Treatments include observation, patching, glasses, medication, and surgery, depending on the cause, severity, and type of strabismus. Eye patching in children should only be done under the guidance of your eye doctor, as patching can cause amblyopia (lazy eye). ...Read more

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Natural treatment for the eye condition uveitis?

Natural treatment for the eye condition uveitis?

No such thing: Uveitis is a serious inflammation inside the eye which can cause vision loss and other problems. This should not be treated with "natural" products which will no work and can prevent your progress to the ophthalmologist who can given you what are in fact effective prescription medications. ...Read more

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How much would treatment for anisometropia or strabismic amblyopia cost?

How much would treatment for anisometropia or strabismic amblyopia cost?

Speak to your doc: Whomever diagnosed you should be happy to discuss cost and financing options. Your insurance company may also be able to help. ...Read more

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Is any treatment needed for bloodshot eyes?

Is any treatment needed for bloodshot eyes?

Probably: Depends on the cause. If from "pink eye"-time & maybe antibiotic eye drops. If from allergies-tx w/ allergy med. If from subconjunctival hemorrhage (tiny broken blood vessel in 1 eye only)-heals on it's own w/in 2 wks. If from corneal abrasion or ulcer-need to see eye doc for tx. If from lack of sleep-sleep more. If from contacts-wear glasses more. If not improving w/ initial tx-pls see your doc. ...Read more

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What eye therapy exercises are proven to help strabismus?

Strabismus exercises: Eye muscle surgery along with orthoptic exercises used by an orthoptic trained technician can be beneficial and are frequently used in children. Patterns established by adults do not respond well. ...Read more

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What are some treatment options to lazy eye?

What are some treatment options to lazy eye?

Surgery!: Do you mean the eye is turning in or out? Called strabismuss - this can be treated with glasses and or surgery. If you mean the eye does not see as good as the other eye - amblyopia; then depending on the age and cause, patching of the other eye forcing the weak eye to improve may help. You need the guidance of an eye profesional though. ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the options for eye surgery for farsightedness?

Doctors, what are the options for eye surgery for farsightedness?

Choices: Lasik can be used to correct low to moderate hyperopia (farsightedness) but it's use is far more limited than it is for myopia (nearsightedness). Refractive lens exchange is another option, particularly with a multifocal lens implant. There are various non-lasik laser treatments of the cornea that have had various success with hyperopia over the years but they are not commonly performed. ...Read more

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Is their any quick treatment for squint eye problem ir any exercise?

Is their any quick treatment for squint eye problem ir any exercise?

Squint: Usually done to see better, some squint to prevent double vision. If this is for vision not double vision then a glass prescription or contacts can help. ...Read more

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Is there surgery for squint (strabismus)?

Is there surgery for squint (strabismus)?

Yes: Strabismus surgery is usually done by ophthalmologists that have done additional training in this delicate area of eye muscle surgery. Many are affiliated with children's hospitals (more kids need it than adults) or located in larger metropolitan areas. ...Read more

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How's monovision laser eye surgery helpful for presbyopia?

How's monovision laser eye surgery helpful for presbyopia?

Trade-Off: Monovision is the correction of one eye for distance vision, the other for near. Although it allows some people to avoid glasses or contact lenses, it is a trade-off, since the difference between the eyes may disrupt depth perception or cause blurring due to ocular competition. It is wise to try this using contact lenses (reversible) before consenting to a surgical correction (irreversible). ...Read more

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What is the treatment for lazy eye?

What is the treatment for lazy eye?

Patches/glasses/drop: First, it depends on the age of the patient. Most lazy eye (amblyopia) should be treated before age 9-10. The patient needs a complete, dilated eye exam to deterine need for glasses and to rule out any other underlying conditions. Patching or dilating drops are then used in the stronger eye to force the use of the weak eye to make it stronger. see also: http://www.aapos.org/terms/conditions/21 ...Read more

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Weak eye remedy myopia. My eyesight is - 5 for both eyes i don't want to go for laser treatment. Plz tel me manual ways to correct eyesight?

Weak eye remedy myopia. My eyesight is - 5 for both eyes i don't want to go for laser treatment.  Plz tel me manual ways to correct eyesight?

Contacts or glasses: Minus 5 diopters is a lot of myopia...Probably too much to be corrected with ortho-k, a technique where hard contacts are worn at night to re-shape the eye. There are several surgical ways to correct myopia including prk, lasik and the implantable contact lens. If you don't want surgery, glasses or soft contacts are the way to go! ...Read more

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Apart from luemigon, betagon for glaucoma, please recommend any advanced eye drops?

Apart from luemigon, betagon for glaucoma, please recommend any advanced eye drops?

Many options : Lumigan (and less so Betagan) is a commonly used glaucoma drop. There are other glaucoma drop options, and a relatively benign SLT laser treatment that can also be used to improve glaucoma control. Recommendation options are best made by your eye MD based on your specific situation. ...Read more

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Is there any laser treatment for weak eyesight?

Is there any laser treatment for weak eyesight?

Depends: If you mean a "lazy eye" when you say "weak" eyesight, then no. There is no laser that can treat lazy eye. If you just mean requiring glasses to see, then lasers such as lasik can decrease a patient's need for glasses. ...Read more

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Doctor recommendation for eyelid surgery to reduce staring/under eye bags from thyroid eye disease.Can anyone recommend an eyelid surgeon? Thanks

Doctor recommendation for eyelid surgery to reduce staring/under eye bags from thyroid eye disease.Can anyone recommend an eyelid surgeon? Thanks

Depends on location : You should seek out an oculoplastic surgeon in your general region for this type of surgery. Some ENT surgeons and plastic surgeons can also do this type of work. Hopefully your thyroid problem is under control. ...Read more

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Is it possible for laser eye surgery to cure astigmatism?

Is it possible for laser eye surgery to cure astigmatism?

Yes: However it depends on whether the astigmatism is caused by a misshaped cornea, or is coming from the lens inside the eye. ...Read more

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Convergent Squint (Definition)

convergent squint means that your eyes turn in, towards your nose. This should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist who ...Read more


Squinting (Definition)

Squinting = to look ...Read more