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How are refractive errors corrected?

14 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Glasses

Most refractive error may be corrected with glasses, rigid or soft contact lenses or lasik.

In brief: Glasses

Most refractive error may be corrected with glasses, rigid or soft contact lenses or lasik.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Spectacle correction

Or refractive surgery, such as lasik, prk, intracorneal rings, clear lens extraction, phakic intraocular lens vs.
Various contact lens or corneal refractive therapy.

In brief: Spectacle correction

Or refractive surgery, such as lasik, prk, intracorneal rings, clear lens extraction, phakic intraocular lens vs.
Various contact lens or corneal refractive therapy.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many ways

2 other surgical methods, icl and relex surgery.
Icl means implantable contact lens surgery. Relex means refractive lens exchange, during which the natural lens of the eye is removed and replaced with an artificial lens implant.

In brief: Many ways

2 other surgical methods, icl and relex surgery.
Icl means implantable contact lens surgery. Relex means refractive lens exchange, during which the natural lens of the eye is removed and replaced with an artificial lens implant.
Dr. William Goldstein
Dr. William Goldstein
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