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Can you fix low vision with corrective lenses?

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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Somewhat

High power reading glasses and magnifiers are used in low vision and can greatly improve vision in some people.

In brief: Somewhat

High power reading glasses and magnifiers are used in low vision and can greatly improve vision in some people.
Dr. Matheson Harris
Dr. Matheson Harris
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Dr. Daniel Schainholz
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Relative Fix

By definition, low-vision cannot be fully remediated with glasses, but a painstaking free-lens refraction corrects the refractive error.
Magnifiers, telescopes, cctv devices, non-optical aids and reading substitution then can enhance the optimized image. Find a low-vision rehabilitation specialist, and work to find the best solutions for your activities of daily living.

In brief: Relative Fix

By definition, low-vision cannot be fully remediated with glasses, but a painstaking free-lens refraction corrects the refractive error.
Magnifiers, telescopes, cctv devices, non-optical aids and reading substitution then can enhance the optimized image. Find a low-vision rehabilitation specialist, and work to find the best solutions for your activities of daily living.
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
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