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Can a sixteen year old benefit from amblyopia or lazy eye treatment?

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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology

In brief: Not likely

The best thing you can do is do everything you can to protect the good eye.

In brief: Not likely

The best thing you can do is do everything you can to protect the good eye.
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Generally No

The vast majority of visual development is complete by age 7 or 8.
Some improvement in vision may be attained at ages up to 18 or so but the gains are modest. It's best to begin treatment as early as possible.

In brief: Generally No

The vast majority of visual development is complete by age 7 or 8.
Some improvement in vision may be attained at ages up to 18 or so but the gains are modest. It's best to begin treatment as early as possible.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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