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Contact lenses: Yes, contact lenses can solve your problem. ...Read more
Changing myopia: Briefly, there is not way to permanently correct myopia without surgery. Myopia is due to the combination of the eye length, the corneal steepness (refractive power) and the lens. To change myopia, one or more of these would have to be changed. Optometrist with variable success use contact lenses sometimes to temporarily change the eye surface and myopia. Corneal or lens surgery are needed. ...Read more
Not a cure but: Laser vision correction surgery is the only proven way to "cure" myopia. However, in selected patients, specially fitted contact lenses can be used to reduce your myopia so that you can see without glasses. This is called orthokeratology. Retainer contacts are required to maintain the effect. There are optometrists who employ this technique. ...Read more
I see ads about lasik, but what is now the most accurate and the safest type of surgery for nearsightedness?
Yes: There are procedures for farsighted eyes and for nearsighted eyes as well. See an ophthalmologist to discuss your options. ...Read more
I am strongly considering getting icl surgery to correct my nearsightedness. What are the greatest risks I should be aware of?
Be aware that there are specialists in all areas these days. This applies to rehabilitation from surgery or injuries as well. I would advise you to seek out the experts and then let their advice become your routine. Time and space separate you from whatever initiated the damage. Focus on what you have and then go from there. Some of us will pass through life without splitting a toenail. Most of the rest of us are not so lucky. ...See more
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I had LASIK surgery 4 years ago, and i just notice that my vission are blurred again., specially at night, i am a nearsighted before, what to do?
Complete Eye Exam: You will need a complete eye exam to determine what is happening. If your vision is only blurry at night, it could be as simple as just dry eyes. Dry eyes tend to be worse later in the day, and can lead to blurred vision. It is also possible that your overall prescription is changing, but your daytime vision would also be bad. See you eye doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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