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If you're near-sighted or have astigmatism, do eye exercises really help?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology

In brief: No

Eye exercises have not been proven to helpful for these refractive disorders.
They are easily fixed with the laser.

In brief: No

Eye exercises have not been proven to helpful for these refractive disorders.
They are easily fixed with the laser.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad
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Dr. Niraj Patel
Ophthalmology

In brief: Astigmatism

These are refractive errors that are usually corrected with glasses or contact lenses.
Eye exercises will not usually help correct for this. A detailed examination with an eye care provider is essential to determine the extent of your refractive error and whether glasses or contacts are necessary to optimize your vision.

In brief: Astigmatism

These are refractive errors that are usually corrected with glasses or contact lenses.
Eye exercises will not usually help correct for this. A detailed examination with an eye care provider is essential to determine the extent of your refractive error and whether glasses or contacts are necessary to optimize your vision.
Dr. Niraj Patel
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