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Jun 16, 2014
"That's a very difficult thing to answer. It's like asking how to ignore a headache. I wish we had a good treatment for floaters and I think in the near future ophthalmologists will have a quick, office-based procedure for floaters. For n..."
Jun 16, 2014
"There are pupil constricting drops: pilocarpine and alphagan are the most common. You would need a prescription for either of these. They may be helpful, but not guaranteed. Also, try Hunter's Orange tinting. You may find this at the spo..."
May 19, 2014
"What is your Best Corrected Vision and Current Refraction? Since your left eye vision is "clear" at 6 ft, then that's great news. This means you are slightly nearsighted. If anything, the IOL power of 16 could have been like a 15.5 or 15..."
May 19, 2014
"What is your Best Corrected Vision and Current Refraction? Since your left eye vision is "clear" at 6 ft, then that's great news. This means you are slightly nearsighted. If anything, the IOL power of 16 could have been like a 15.5 or 15..."
May 19, 2014
"This sounds similar to the orbs. Even though you are seeing something new, it still sounds similar. If you haven't had a visual field, then you need a field of vision test to document normalcy or an abnormality. Best wishes, Timothy ..."
May 19, 2014
"There are textbooks written on the different types of conjunctivitis. You first need an accurate diagnosis, then treatment. Usually, it is more simple than a lifelong problem. Best wishes, Timothy D. McGarity, Medical Doctor, Ophthal..."
May 12, 2014
"Not for certain, but it sounds like it's a symptom of squinting. Try not to squint. If you must squint, then you need glasses for refinement of your vision (or Lasik) or sunglasses. Sincerely, Timothy D. McGarity, Medical Doctor, Ophth..."
May 12, 2014
"OS -0.25 -1.5 0x 90 this is your current, new prescription in the blurry, left eye? I'll assume yes. This means that your surgeon selected the correct IOL power (16.0 D). A 15.0 D would have worked as well, but wouldn't match the othe..."
May 12, 2014
"please see my reply to your other posting"
May 12, 2014
"Your question would best be answered by an occuloplastics specialist, which I'm not. Obviously, if you are scheduled for this procedure, then you are also scheduled with this type of specialist. I would guess that the success rate is 50%..."