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... You stated that the "opt"...did you see an optometrist? or an Ophthalmologist? The first is not qualified to dx diseases of the eye, the second is a medical doctor. Please make sure that you make an appt with an Ophthalmologist to get a good eye exam. Jaundice would make the entire white of the eye appear yellow....this is what happens with liver failure. Pinguecula... (3 replies)
... TL;DR: I have double vision, no one can tell why. Pinhole corrects it. It worsens slightly at night, but it's very little in the morning. Also, dry eyes. In my right eye I see a copy of whatever I'm looking at positioned up and a little to the right. In my left eye it's up and a little to the left. If I'm far away enough, and I'm looking to an object thin enough (like a... (0 replies)
... Optometrists can dx some things such as dry eye, glaucoma, cataracts,etc. Did he put dye in you eyes to check for dry spots? That's the way my optometrist dx'ed mine. Told me which OTC drops to get and put a non glare coating on my glasses. Worked p perfectly. (6 replies)

... Hi aprilg, I have had cataracts and vitrectomy in both eyes several years ago - 16 and 4 years ago, respectively, and so will write this from my perspective as a patient. (I have written about it in a thread here a long time ago - please see it.) It's the "severity" of retinal detachment, corrected by vitrectomy, that can cause wavy-line eyesight, not cataracts. And, by... (1 replies)
... I am much younger but when I had my cataracts done that is approximately what I paid many years ago. ... (3 replies)
... I hope that you are doing very well after your cataract surgery! My wife is going to need cataract surgery in both eyes. Did you have laser or conventional surgery? How is your vision currently? (8 replies)
... of the circumstances that ordinarily would have required them. And this was despite still having cataracts to deal with. ... (8 replies)
... I learned today I'm going to need to have cataracts removed from both eyes, the left much sooner than the right. ... (8 replies)
... Hi All, I was diagnosed with Keratoconus 2 years ago and I have recently developed cataracts. Is there anyone else here who has this? My doctor wants to do surgery, but I asked if I could try hard or scleral lenses first since my cataracts are mild(in both eyes). If you are currently dealing with this or have in the past, please let me know what your experiences... (0 replies)
... Hi Spar, It is not worth the extra money, because after all the research I done, you will still need magifyers for tiny print. and all the pro's i talked to said it is more dangerous to put the toric in. I had the "up-close" version of the regular lens that insurance will totally pay for, and I've been very happy. good luck and I hope your surgery goes great! eyemar (2 replies)
... near vision all the time on my phone and other ways. I also have mild astigmatism and have had a corneal tear in the past. I have floaters! That with my mild cataracts cause me bad vision no matter what. ... (2 replies)
Cataracts
Apr 13, 2013
... I had cataracts surgery 11 years ago on both eyes, and from what I remember, cataracts by itself causes cloudiness in the vision, and halos around lights, but not from some film on the eye. ... (4 replies)
Cataracts
Apr 13, 2013
... Yes but is that common with cataracts? (4 replies)
Cataracts
Apr 12, 2013
... estion is my eyes feel like a film is in my eye and I can wipe them and it will clear, or while watching tv they get blurry and I blink they will clear a bit, do cataracts cause this? ... (4 replies)
... This is very interesting as it sounds as if your cataracts began 30yrs ago.....very slow moving I don't blame you for not rushing into it if you can still see as well as you did last year.... ... (8 replies)
... Hello, first post. Two years ago at age 53, I was told I had stage one cataracts. Last month I was told I had stage one-two cataracts. Two years ago the dr. said it would probably be ten years before I did anything about it. Last months he didn't say a word. I also have developed dry eye and now have to use drops four times a day and scrubs twice a day which have caused... (0 replies)
... Cataracts gradually worsen over time and nothing can reverse the process. Doctors can offer opinions, but the final decision on surgery is yours. Good Luck (8 replies)
... I'm not that motivated - it is just that the ophthamologist sesm to be pushing me that way, as I said before apart from my night vision which has been going off for several years, I do not notice any difference between my eyes at present. When the "incipient" cataract was first detected 6 months ago, I was told it would be 2 to 5 years before any treatment would be required,... (8 replies)
... Hi Alazzawi, This is very good news. I'm sure glad your vision is improving everyday. I'm curious about what kind of training you are getting on improving your near vision. Tell me about it! Thanks, eyemar (2 replies)
... Today my 2nd follow up appointment after 2 weeks post the left eye cataracts op using crystalens, as I told you on the 1st day after the op my distance vision was 20/50 and blurry. Now after 2 weeks my distance vision improved and intermediate vision is good. Today my surgeon told me the vision will be 20/20 or better within next few weeks and my eye healing is progressing... (2 replies)


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