Ask An Eye Doctor allows AlwaysCare members to ask eye doctors and eye care
professionals vision questions. We have also supplied a list of frequently
asked question and answers.
What is nearsightedness?
|What, if any, treatment is available for lazy eye?|
|Corrective lenses, prisms and/or contact lenses are often used to treat lazy eye, or amblyopia. Covering or occluding the better eye, for periods during the day, may be used to stimulate vision in the amblyopic eye. In addition, a program of vision therapy may be prescribed to help improve vision function. |
What is farsightedness?
What is the purpose of dilation?
What is astigmatism?
How soon should I take my child for his/her first eye examination?
What is Glaucoma?
Who is at the most risk for glaucoma?
What are the signs and symptoms of glaucoma?
What are cataracts?
Are cataracts found only in older people?
What are spots and floaters?
What is "Dry eye"?
What affect does diabetes have on the eye?
What exactly is macular degeneration?
What, if any, treatment is available for lazy eye?
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