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Lazy eye occurs when the brain does not fully acknowledge the images it sees from one of your eyes. This is because the brain does not receive images from the lazy eye in the way that it does from the healthy eye. This results in vision impairment...[read article]

Tests for Lazy Eye

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A standard ophthalmic exam is a comprehensive series of tests done by an ophthalmologist , a doctor specializing in eye health, to check both your vision and the he...  More
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A visual acuity test is an exam that determines how well you can see the details of a word or symbol from a specific distance away. There are several different type...  More
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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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Ophthalmoscopy is usually part of a routine eye test to screen for eye diseases. It looks at the back of the eye. The back of the eye is called the fundus. It consi...  More
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Medical Procedures for Lazy Eye

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Vision Therapy
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Wear Fresnel Prisms
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Use of Contact Lenses
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Surgical Procedures for Lazy Eye

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Aging can often mean losing the ability to read up close. But does that mean a life of looking for lost glasses? Learn what other options are available.  More
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Eye muscle repair is a surgical procedure that corrects a muscle imbalance in the eyes. The muscle imbalance causes the eyes to cross inward or outward. This is a c...  More
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Self Care for Lazy Eye

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Alternate Patching of the Eyes
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Patching One Eye
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Alternative Procedures for Lazy Eye What's this?

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The practice of acupuncture originated in China 5,000 years ago. Today it is widely used throughout the world and is one of the main pillars of Chinese medicine. Th...  More
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