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Smaller Glass Eye
My right eye received small glass dust, so I gently washed with water yesterday, don't feel anything, should I visit the optometrist or buy drops cleaner?
Slight hyperopia: Your glasses have a very slight hyperopic correction. That is, you are slightly far-sighted or you are developing early presbyopia. Most likely you would use these glasses to help with reading. As we age, we gradually lose the ability to focus up close. Reading glasses help to bring close images into better focus. ...Read more
Night vision glasses: Many vision problems are worse at night, especially for driving. Correcting for any eyeglass prescription (ie refractive error) is the first step. Incorporating this in glasses with non glare lenses solves most of the problems. If a mild eye condition exists, like early cataracts, then tinted lenses might help. Any places that sell prescription eyewear can help. ...Read more
What shall I do to improve my eye sight every time my eye glass increases I am short sighted I really want to watch tv without eye glass?
After my stroke I had doubled vision it has gotten better and in some ways worse can my eyes be corrected through mono glass or bi folcals?
Sir I am 21 year old guy and I have long sightness. I am wearing -8 powered glass and I want to do surgery of my eyes. It is good for my health?
Most likely: Many factors are taken into consideration before deciding if you are a candidate for surgery. Just based on the -8 you could have a procedure such as lasik, prk, or an implantable lens. Be sure to research the procedure as well as the ophthalmologist for experience. A full eye exam with the necessary testing along with talking to your surgeon can help you decide. ...Read more
I thought I took out my contact and it fell out and I could not find it, I decided to where my glass days later I found it still in my eye! An I ok?
Yes: You should be fine. Especially since you didn't notice anything wrong for those days. ...Read more
Optical: Some scratches in plastic lenses can be buffed lightly to cover them up. Glass lenses fortunately don't have scratches as commonly but are not as treatable when they do. Go to your optical department and show them your spectacles and ask if they are able to help you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: If you got glass chips in your eye from a shattered glasss, there would probably be no long term harm. The glass to be harmful would have to penetrate into the interior of the eye damaging structures irreparably. Of course you could just get hit bluntly with a heavy glass object the force of which could also damage the vision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean if the iris in your eyes look like broken glass blue eyes that look like broken glass
It depends: If your iris has always looked like this it is probably normal for you. However if this is a change from the normal appearance of your iris, you should definitely have it evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
If someone is living with one good eye and one glass eye, can that glass eye be replaced by an eye donor?
No: Only the cornea can be transplanted. This may change some day, but not at this point. ...Read more