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Are pinhole spectacles generally comfortable?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Pinhole glasses have a very limited visual field but good visual acuity.

In brief: No

Pinhole glasses have a very limited visual field but good visual acuity.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Bud Kurwa
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Doubtful

They limit the peripheral vision significantly.

In brief: Doubtful

They limit the peripheral vision significantly.
Dr. Bud Kurwa
Dr. Bud Kurwa
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Dr. Emil Chynn
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

In brief: Pinhole specs

They work by making light rays enter your eye in parallel, thus eliminating the need for lenses like glasses.
Nobody can use these for normal use, they aren't useful as the field of view is too narrow. It's just a gimmick. We use it to see if you have a refractive error, as if they help you do, if they don't you don't.

In brief: Pinhole specs

They work by making light rays enter your eye in parallel, thus eliminating the need for lenses like glasses.
Nobody can use these for normal use, they aren't useful as the field of view is too narrow. It's just a gimmick. We use it to see if you have a refractive error, as if they help you do, if they don't you don't.
Dr. Emil Chynn
Dr. Emil Chynn
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