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I am 55 years old, and have a cataract surgery scheduled for early May. I am trying to decide what type of lense to get. I would love t...
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I had scleral buckle done 1,5 years ago and I still,to this day, see flashes just as often as before surgery. But to be precise the ''fla...
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I had two vitrectomy's, one for each eye, due to detached retina's. The gas bubbles lasted 60 days in one eye and 59 days in the other. ...
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I have recently been diagnosed with MGD. My doctor says that my MG glands are atrophy on my upper eyelids. Does anyone know if this is re...
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Good afternoon Dr Hagen Will I escape corneal damage/disease if I use Zioptan rather than latanoprost? Will there also be less irrita...
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I am a 37 year old female and have had chronic eye inflammation for about 15 years, from epi scleritis, corneal ulcers and recently scler...
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I need to have cataracts in both eyes removed. I'm nearsighted and have presbyopia requiring reading glasses. My health insurance (Aetna...
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Hi, does pathological myopia always begin in childhood? And can early adult-onset myopia develop into pathological myopia? Thank you for ...
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Eye exam 4 months ago, 20 Years old, astigmatism, don't wear glasses - yet. I was going through online eye test just because I worry, cam...
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I had cataract surgery 2 weeks ago on my right eye. (I was a high myope, with repaired retinal tears). 5 years earlier, I had the left ey...
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4 months ago I develop this black blind spot in my left eye. It on appear when I go outside in sunny day and when I wear my myopic glasse...
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Ist ocular migraine in 2016 never been the same. Have lazy eye convergence insufficency migraine variant high risk GLAUCOMA. Refere to Ne...
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My boyfriend has conjunctivitis in one eye, he has had this for a year now he has been to 4 different doctors and has taken several antib...
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I have had a very swollen left eyelid for about a month now that droops very heavy and also swelling on my lower kid as well. I was diagn...
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Is it normal to see flashing light after retina detachment surgery, the doctor said I am healing with a scar and she was concerned that t...
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I have continually had issues with the inner skin of my eyelids (that touches the eyeball) sloughing off during some sort of allergic rea...
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I have small cryslals forming only in my left eye. They are about 1/64 to 1/128 of an inch and look very much like a grain of salt or sug...
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35 male. This suddenly occurred 6 weeks ago while I was teaching my students in class. It definitely is a new thing. Hard to explain, ...
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Hi Dr. Is halo rainbow always connected to glaucoma? I've seen some halo rainbow after I wake up (not everyday) but it's gone when ...
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Click on the active blue link under Dr. Hagan's photo it will take you to his home page. Look under blogs it is the most recent posting (...
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