June 26, 2017
Many people have heard the myth that patients who suffer from astigmatism are not candidates for laser eye surgery. The fact is, laser eye surgery has been used as astigmatism treatment for years and can be extremely effective. At Clarity Laser Vision, we use laser eye surgery to correct astigmatisms and other optical related issues.
An astigmatism is an extremely common vision issue that is caused by an irregular curvature of the cornea. This allows light to enter the eye via multiple points, sending conflicting signals to the brain which results in visual symptoms.
At Clarity Laser Vision we offer multiple astigmatism treatment options depending on your specific situation and preference, these include:
Astigmatism symptoms can vary from person to person, some patients won’t experience any symptoms at all. Some of the common symptoms of astigmatism can include:
If you notice any of these symptoms or think you or a loved one may suffer from astigmatism, feel free to contact Clarity Laser Vision. We’d be happy to discuss astigmatism, laser eye surgery or any other questions you may have.