Astigmatism is a common - and generally treatable - flaw in the curvature of the eye, causing blurred near and far vision.
As we age our vision is affected, this is why it is important to have our eye exams. Here are 10 common vision changes during this stage of life.
When we expose our eyes to a task for too long, we can experience what is called eye fatigue or asthenopia. This does not cause permanent damage to our eyes, but it can cause us a lot of discomfort.
During childhood it is important to pay attention to the visual health of our children, since at this stage they can be more vulnerable to eye diseases that, when detected and treated in time, help them to develop good visual health and avoid damage.
Many times we postpone the ophthalmological exam, but having an appointment with this health professional is important. Not only because it helps us detect and prevent eye diseases, but also to recognize general health diseases through our eyes.
It is the presence of blood under the conjunctiva, generally in a single sector of the eye.
To take care of our visual health, in addition to visiting the ophthalmologist regularly, we need to develop good habits.
With the advent of the excessive and abusive use of all electronic devices, and as a consequence of the confinement to which we have been subjected in this very atypical year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are currently facing the tremendous impact on the visual health of children. .
Increasingly, the pace of life is accelerating, and FemtoLasik allows us to worry less about things, facilitating daily activities.
FemtoLasik technology allows ophthalmologists who specialize in refractive surgery to work with greater precision and accuracy, providing our patients with better vision recovery, lower risk, lower complication rate and a faster and easier postoperative period.
FemtoLasik surgery is the most innovative procedure to treat myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism (refractive errors), making it possible to stop wearing glasses.
In today's article, we answer some of the concerns patients have prior to undergoing FemtoLasik surgery.
Pediatric Ophthalmologists are surgeons who specialize in the eye problems of children, as well as pediatric and adult strabismus.