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My doctor told me my blurry right eye was normal after surgery and to elevate my head with pillows at night. It's not helping. What can?

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Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology

In brief: Blurry

It depends on the type of surgery and how long ago you had the surgery.
For example, cataract surgery often requires 1-3 months for full healing. Retinal surgery often requires longer. The key elements of faster recovery include using all prescribed eyedrops or medicines, taking it easy with physical activity, don't rub the eye, follow your doctor's directions...

In brief: Blurry

It depends on the type of surgery and how long ago you had the surgery.
For example, cataract surgery often requires 1-3 months for full healing. Retinal surgery often requires longer. The key elements of faster recovery include using all prescribed eyedrops or medicines, taking it easy with physical activity, don't rub the eye, follow your doctor's directions...
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