surgery for close up vision problems

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surgery for close up vision problems

Postby GeneralPatientInquiry » Mon Jun 05, 2006 1:58 am

I have started having close up vision problems. I have always had trouble with distance. Can you help both. I see better without my contacts close up would the surgery change this. Together they are driving me nuts.
Vicky, Durham NC
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Postby LasikExpert » Mon Jun 05, 2006 2:00 am

Vicky,

Welcome to the world of presbyopia...a natural consequence of aging. There are no "cures" for presbyopia, but there are a few ways to work around the problem.

I recommend that you read Monovision and consider the relative benefits of monovision correction.
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