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senior amblyopia and being told I cannot have both very nearsighted and farsighted in one prescription

I am 62 years old and was diagnosed with amblyopia at 8 years of age.  I had an eye test a few weeks ago.  The optometrist told me I have had a drastic difference in my eyes this year.  I was also told that I cannot have an eyeglass prescription that will accommodate both my farsightedness and will also give me the magnification I need for computer work.  I am questioning the optometrist and her diagnosis.
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Thank you Dr. Oyakawa!  I will do that.
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Please get a second opinion with an ophthalmologist.  You may be developing cataracts which have changed your prescription.

Dr. O.
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