6 doctors weighed in:

Can wearing glasses when you don't need them give you a lazy eye?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Golden
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

You would have to wear a strong prescription full time before the age of 10 or 12.
This would be practically impossible.

In brief: No

You would have to wear a strong prescription full time before the age of 10 or 12.
This would be practically impossible.
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Theoretically

In theory, yes this is possible but it seems unreasonable a person would wear spectacles making the vision so bad as to induce amblyopia.

In brief: Theoretically

In theory, yes this is possible but it seems unreasonable a person would wear spectacles making the vision so bad as to induce amblyopia.
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