Amblyopia means that eye is structurally normal but the vision is reduced. It is important to have amblyopia treated early.
What is the amblyopia treatment and is it urgent? The treatment for amblyopia is urgent. It is important to diagnose amblyopia early on in a child's life, the earlier, the better.
What makes a children's eye doctor different from an adult eye doctor? A children's eye doctor needs to have a certain repertoire of skills and most importantly must enjoy working with kids and has to communicate on the level of the children.
Mr Wisam Muen explains how to tell if your child has a squint. It is important to screen your children's eyes early to make sure they don't have a squint.
What is the difference between amblyopia and squint? Squint is when the eye deviates from its original position. Amblyopia is when the one eye has reduced vision.
Mr Wisam Muen explains what can happen if a squint is left untreated. A squint can become worse over time. It is important to treat a squint in children because their vision is developing.
Mr Wisam Muen explains who is most likely to have a squint. If your child is diagnosed with a squint at an early age, it is important to treat the squint as soon as possible.
How would I know if I have cataracts? Cataract symptoms often involve hazy vision even with glasses. Colours also may appear dull and night time lights may have a glare with cataracts.
Who is a good candidate for laser eye surgery? laser eye surgery can suit a wide variety of people, but the best candidates are those who are really motivated to get rid of glasses or contact lenses.
Can you have LASIK laser eye surgery for short-sightedness? For the treatment of short-sightedness, LASIK laser eye surgery is an appropriate procedure and the most common treatment. This, of course, varies depending on the patients' suitability.