A disorder of the vision, usually due to a misshapen , such that light does not focus correctly on the causing a blurred image.
About Astigmatism Treatments
can be corrected with eyeglasses, , or surgery. Individual lifestyles affect the way astigmatism is treated.
Eyeglasses are the simplest and safest way to correct . Your care professional will prescribe appropriate to help you see as clearly as possible.
work by becoming the first refractive surface for light rays entering the , causing a more precise refraction or focus. In many cases, contact lenses provide clearer vision, a wider field of vision, and greater comfort. They are a safe and effective option if fitted and used properly. However, contact lenses are not right for everyone. Discuss this with your eye care professional.
Refractive Surgery aims to change the shape of the permanently. This change in shape restores the focusing power of the eye by allowing the light rays to focus precisely on the for improved vision. There are many types of refractive surgeries. Your eye care professional can help you decide if surgery is an option for you.