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My contact lens prescription is significantly different from my glasses prescription. Is this normal?

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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology

In brief: A small difference

Is normal. A significant difference would be unusual but it could just be the way it is written in a different format.

In brief: A small difference

Is normal. A significant difference would be unusual but it could just be the way it is written in a different format.
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

It is due to a differing vertex distance or where the corrective lens is placed in relationship to the corneal surface - this is normal.

In brief: Yes

It is due to a differing vertex distance or where the corrective lens is placed in relationship to the corneal surface - this is normal.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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