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.
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.
How long does it take to recover from the PRESBYOND laser blended vision treatment? The recovery for PRESBYOND for laser blended vision treatment varies from patient to patient. Some are recovered within a few days and some have troubles for a little while. Neuroadaptation is a factor in this recovery.
What is an astigmatism? An astigmatism is when is the cornea is slightly more curved one way than the other. This causes blurred vision.
Both procedures are very safe, well supervised, and enjoy excellent results. One of the advantages, why patients wish to go privately, is they can choose a particular consultant surgeon that they wish to operate on them.
Mr Wisam Muen explains the difference between short-sightedness and presbyopia. Short-sightedness means that the eye is focusing the light too quickly in front of the retina. Presbyopia happens because the lens that lives inside the eye behind the coloured part of the eye which helps to focus the light more accurately, stops working quite as well.
There are various techniques to treat myopia, and this very much depends on the requirements of the patient, the age of the patient and the clinical examination. This includes different forms of laser eye surgery.
Laser eye surgery is a very successful procedure. With the right equipment, surgeon and preoperative procedures there is an over 99% success rate.
Mr Wisam Muen explains what happens during a LASIK eye surgery. The surgery involves a preoperative consultation to evaluate the suitability, and then during the surgery, a topical anaesthesia will be applied.