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Contacts 
My eye is 20/16 for both. What power would it be for contacts?

Flor 
I rub my left eye yesterday after two weeks LASIK surgery and notice after few minutes my eye turn red and when I try it to see to different directions …

Can you explain my eye prescription please? I'm told I need verifocals and they're a lot of money. Do I really need them? 
My prescription says Right eye: distance Sph -1.00 Cyl -0.25 Axis 30 Right eye: Near Sph +0.75 Cyl -0.25 Axis 30.0 Left eye: Distance …

my red eyes 
I went to the eye doctor but theres nothing wrong , somehow i suspect theres more than that my auntie has this cataract. What is wrong with my eyes …

about eyes 
by mistake,dewax ear drops were dropped into eye of my kid(3 years).can you tell me what we have to do now ?just we cleaned the eyes with cold water? …

Puffy eyes 
Hi, my eyes for two days now have been really puffy I went to the pharmacy and they gave me some eyedrops and said it was hayfeaver. I have been taking …

Tiny tiny bump on eyelid 
Hi Doc, ummmm I've been having a lil prob with my eye for the past week, I'm getting these really tiny tiny bumps on the rim of my eyelid (almost inside), …

eye size 
The corner part of my right eye appears to be bigger than the one on the left. What does this mean?

Change in prescription within last 2 months! 
I am 47 yrs old and only have vision in one eye (due to an injury) and with my good eye I have a progressive lens with a strong prescription. A few months …

IS LASIK IS SAFE FOR GLAUCOMA PATIENTS 
Hi Sir, I am having Glaucoma in my right eye 20% of vision is already affested ..doctors advised me to instil eye drop in both of my eyes. i am having …

I have a small dust like white dot in the cornea of my left eye 
I have a small dust like white dot in the cornea of my left eye. It is red and sometimes when I blink it feels like there is something in it when there …

Contacts lenses prescription 
To Whom it May Concern: I have been wearing glasses since I was 13 and have always had the same prescription on both eyes. I am now 22 and one eye is …

infection 
I recently had a staph infection under my eyelid, until then my vision was good. I did have cataract surgery a few years ago . Since the infection I now …

quick question 
Will wearing eyeglasses improve my vision?

Contact Lens  
Hi, I have been wearing contact lens for the past 3 years now and have been sleeping in my contacts for the past 6 months as they are long wear contacts. …

blur eye 
hello doctor,i dont want to wear glasses can you tell me if the contacts is safe to wear

something's wrong with my eyes :( 
i woke up at 5 AM to go to school and that night i went to bed at 1 AM so i was REALLY tired,before going to bed i rubbed my eyes accidentally a bit …

blurry eyes 
For quite a while, probably a couple months, it seems my vision is a bit blurry. I'll explain- it's like when you wake up in the morning and you kinda …

my eye problem 
my one eye is closed by birth i need your help, i want to do operation for that?

I wear contacts 
My eye for some reason my right eye got really red and around the buttom.part of.my puple it was this little yellow ish cream.ish color thing I touched …

Chalazion 
Hello, It has been 2 weeks with chalazion in my upper eyelid. after 2 weeks, the chalazion was still red and giving me discomfort. I had used corticoid …

Irritates eye 
Hi Dr., I've been wearing contacts for almost 10 years with no major issues. A few weeks ago, my right eye started feeling really irritated, as if something …

Contact for one eye only? 
My wife's eye doctor gave her contacts for her left eye only. Is it normal to only wear contacts in one eye and not the other?

Different colored eyes 
I have hazel eyes, they go from greener to browner normally, but this morning I woke up and my left eye was golden dark brown and my right eye was bright …

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Eye hurts 
The inside of my eyelid hurts. Everytime I blink it feels like its scratching my eye. My eye is swollen and pretty watery. No signs of bumps. But I feel …

Consultant physician nerves of the eye 
The above named patient was first seen in the outpatient clinic with a history of progressive deterioration in vision ,particularly of the left eye. his …

Consultant physician nerves of the eye 
My father carried on the eradication process is a tumor in the pituitary gland was pressure on the optic nerve. Passed for process three months. But …

Eye 
Hi, I scratched my eye underneath, like on the skin part, will it bruise?

eye muscles not working? 
57 yrs old. could always keep one open while the other was closed (example - for eye exam, to wink). Just today realized I cannot open my left eye at …

Swelling under my eye. 
Hello... The area right under my right eye is swollen, red, and there's puffiness there since almost an year now. It always increases whenever I wake …

should i wear reading glasses? 
i dont wear glasses or contacts and i usually test 20/20 on my eye exams at school(im not exactly sure how i do at the doctors, but theyve never mentioned …

Lazy eye 
I have a lazy eye and I was wondering if a certain type of contact will correct it

red eye  
hi , my name is sameer am 23 yr old suffering from acute conjunctivitis( as doctor told me) .... since last 4 days my eyes are dark red swollen and …

Cataract Questions 
Hi Sir I had a cataract surgery in both eyes when I was 13 years old, then I got secondary cataract with my left eye which I had another surgery ( …

My eyes feel weird and I constantly need to blink 
Hello I've been feeling like my eyes are sticky for a few weeks now. At first i only blinked once in a while but now recently I started feeling the …

Eye injury 
I've been hit in the face and my eye has become more bloodshot from the right hand corner of my left eye towards my pupil but not on my pupil. Why is this …

eyes 
pain in eyes too much. my doctors said its infection. u tell me what medcine to take. so i am normal plz tell me fast

Sore left eye 
The coner of my nearest to my nose has spontaneously become very sore but not red or swollen could you tell me what might be casing this. I do not where …

bloodshot eyes 
My lower right eye is blood shot and has a streak under it and also with my left eye what's the cause?

Blood shot painful eye 
Dear Dr: For the past week or so it feels like I have something like a grain of sand in my right eye. My eye is bloodshot and my top lid looks somewhat …

eye problem 
i use my computer and laptop for about 6 hours a day and when i try to study or look at the screen of my laptop,my eye hurts and my head starts aching …

Exotropia 
Is adult consecutive exotropia fixable? thsnk you Dr.

Right eye  
Respected doctor, If I am (32 years old male) looking at the computer I feel like there is something in my right eye and I feel like …

my eyes 
Dear Doc,I haveing trouble with my eyes it all started A couple mouths ago.I was getting up a notice send my eyes seem like something was swimming in …

Contact Lenses 
Hello I Have Been Wondering Does It Matter What Size Of Colour Contact Lenses I Get I Am Really Intrested In Blue And Green Eyes But Unfortunaly My Eye …

Blurry vision after being hit by a football! 
After being hit by a ball,i gave ice in my eye, after 2 hours vision is still blurry. Left eye!!plzz help sir!!

Eye pain 
My 4 year old son has been wearing glasses for a year. Today, he woke up stating his right eye, the worst of the 2, hurts. Periodically, throughout the …

Tobramycin 
Is it okay to drink alcohol while taking tobramycin?

Reddish Eye 
Sir, My Eyes has Very Reddish Color . I was Consultant Some Other Eye Doctor. They told your eyes has allergy and they given 'OLOPAT' for 3 Months.i'm …

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eye?  
Hi!, my name is Winter and I have had an eye problem for years and want to ask you a question. Before I do that I want to tell you things you …

Eye irritation 
My left eye has been irritated for 2 days now. My eye is not pink but it tears a lot.i have tried eye drops and applying heat to my eye. Nothing is working. …

lenses 
I just started using progressive lenses..i play indoor tennis..should i try using these progressives indoors or a single lense prescription? thanks

eye hurts 
my one eye hurts and has a white circle in my cornea what should i do?

Eye infection? 
Dear doctor. My eyes are itchy, red, puffy with yellow thick discharge . My skin around eyes is burnt from discharge and its peeling. I feel strong pressure …

Early Onset of Cataracts 
I have had floaters for the last six months and have had my retina's examined, but only by an ophthalmologist, not a specialist. I did see my eye doctor …

Grey spots 
I have a 2 year old who has grey spots on the white part of the eye. What does this mean? And can this affect my child in any way with eye problems ,wearing …

6/9 vision 
Hi doctor, since last couple of years I am wearing specs, 6/6 vision in both eyes and number of -0.25 in left eye and -0.50 in right eye 3 months …

OUCH 
what causes my eye to get red swollen and really scratchy with white slime coming out of it?

Astigmatism correction only 
Hello I was prescribed -1.25 +.75 80 in each eye, I ordered a cheap pair of glasses for astigmatism correction only, using just Plano +.75 80 but when …

Hit in the eye 
Yesterday I was swimming and another person's hand flew at my face and hit my right eye. It hurt at the time so I when to the locker room to check my eye …

got hit in the left eye 
hi my name is Abby and im 16 3 days ago i got hit in the eyes it started swelling now it got back to the shape it was before now its red and it hurt …

Eye pain 
I have been having eye twitching and pain in my eyes lately. Whenever I would instill water in my eyes, it would burn a lot and then I visited optometrist. …

Red eye 
Why is my getting red for I have been to the doctors And they have have me drops the first round to te doctors and The second round I got this cream …

Hello Doctor 
Today was really windy so something got in my eye,i didn't go to a doctor beause it was too late night, i looked in to the mirror didnt see anything, problably …

Eyes 
My father had a cataract surgery last month in his left eye. But there is some kind of redness in his right eye. He is also diabetic . Can you please advice …

Sharing contact lens solution at the optometrist's office 
Hi, I have always heard that it is dangerous to share contact lens solution. Yet, I was just at the optometrist's office, and they had me use an already …

Headache only behind my left eye 
I am usually a young healthy woman, however I have had a throbbing pain in and around my left eye every morning lasting about 5-6 hours for the past week …

Weird disturbance in right eye  
Today I noticed something weird with my right eye. It was such a slight disturbance at first that I thought it was the beginning of a migraine (I get migraines …

Hyperemia & Keratoconus 
I have bilateral Keratoconus & ive known of my condition for the past 17 years now (I always wear RPG contacts). For the past three years I have had …

slight blurred vision in my right eye 
for a few days now ive woken up with a slight blurred vision in one eyes, it lasts all day, it hasnt caused me any problems but today ive had headaches …

Yellow gunky stuff  
When ever i close my right eye it feel's as though its bruised (but it is not) and yellow gunky stuff is coming out of it. what is and and should i see …

Sudden change in left eye  
Last month my eyes changed. They felt like they would cross when i focused on something and i noticed my left eye was higher up and would move outwards …

Posterior Vitreous Detachment 
A few nights ago I suddenly experienced large floaters in my left eye's peripheral vision. I saw a large circle and what looked like hairs falling into …

eyes 
I accidently got gun powder in my eye how do i get rid of it?

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lower eyelid twitching and feeling of air trapped 
For the last couple of weeks, I have been feeling as if there is air trapped behind my eye in the upper right hand corner. There are no lumps or discoloration …

One bad eye, one good eye – are glasses worth it for me? 
Thank you for letting me ask this question! One of my eyes is bad and one of my eyes is good. I've heard that if I don't wear glasses, then the bad eye …

Astigmatism misdiagnosis? 
I have had glasses since I was 10, and am now 27 years old. I recently went to a new optometrist and was diagnosed with astigmatism for the first time. …

Contact lense ? 
hi I took my contact lenses out last night and I had a bubble on the surface of my eye and it felt like my contact was still in it has now gone what shall …

My Eyes Haven't Changed In Years 
My eyes haven't changed in years and I would like to get the same prescription that I have on my current glasses. I haven't been to the eye doctor in a …

i wear reading glasses,im fifty year old female my eyes seems to be changing colors 
my question is that i have notice since this year that my eyes are changing from brown to grey, im to young for this problem i think.8yrs ago i gave birth …

Contact Lenses 
Hey there, I am ordering contact lenses online and the ones that I want to try are Acuvue Oasys. These contacts only come in 8.4 BC and 8.8 BC, my previous …

Eye Redness 
I woke up yesterday and my right eye was really red and little swollen. But later on the redness went away slowly till the evening not fully though. …

Red eyes 
I have over used eye drops for about 6 years. In my job, retail, I dealt with clothes and I think that irritated my eyes. I think it was the fabric....anyway, …

cross eyes 
I have no vision in right eye ever since i born and due to this i am suffering from crossed eye. My right eye goes inward when i look straighter. Is it …

hurt my eyes 
I accidentally hurt my eyes (BELOW THE PUPIL)with my nails. The area became reddish and there is a clear red mark at the place where my nails hit. …

Laser eye surgery questions? 
hi doctor i am vijay and i am wearing a 6 power lenses and i want to have an operation of my eye. Can you tell me a actual cost of the operation …

positive negative number in the same eye 
Hi Doctor, i got my eye tested last day. And number was -0.75 and +1.5 that are for the same eye. is it possible have these kind of numbers? Are these …

.need to know 
Was really congested and blew my nose a little too hard,somethihg in the corner of my right eye closest to my nose(so left side of my right eye)popped …

Corneal infiltrates....pilot please help 
the doctor said i have corneal scarring (infiltrates) on both eye's. I told him i haven't worn my contacts that often but maybe 2 weeks ago 8-10 hrs a …

yellow pus discharge from her right eye  
my child about 1.8 year old is regularly getting yellow pus discharge from her right eye since 2 months. what precautions do we need to take sir?

Eye floaties 
Is it normal to have a little tiny Brown floaty in your eye it's almost like a little piece of dirt doesn't hurt or affect my vision are they normal?? …

Burning eyes 
Well every once in a while my eyes burn really bad, to the point i cant see, and this has been happening more often and i don't know what to do.

my right side eye blinking 
Sir, My Right side eye blinking and pain two days, how to solve my problem Sir?

mulch hit eye  
my fiance was mowing a lawn yesterday, when a piece of mulch flew up and hit him in the eye. its still bothering him today. he can still see out of it …

feeling difference in both eyes 
sir i am working as a data entry operator from 9am to 7pm. and whole the time i am siting behind PC Now i am feeling a bit difference in my right eye, …

lenses 
is this white discharge from eyes called conjuunctivitis?can i use lenses during this though its very irritating? plz provide solutions.i didnt change …

growths behind the eyes 
I am 21 years old, and my eye doctor told me I had growths behind my eyes is this for sure glacoma? Also, I've recently been experiencing vision changes, …

sore eye 
My eye feels like i have a little rock in it and i cant get it out what should i do to help get it out

Eye flashes and flickering. 
I've experienced floaters and the such for about 5 or 6 years but lately I've noticed a increase of flashes and slight flickers in vision. It's almost …

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eye 
our eye ball is 2.5 diameter but when it increase (tirchi)so what happened?

Scars around my eyes 
What does it mean to have scar inside your eyes? I have that. It is making an Oval shape around my pupil. What is this called?

Eye Color Change 
I was using the Frenzel Maneuver (pinch your nose and blow) to clear my ears but i blew a bit too hard and it caused the blood vessels in my eyes to burst …

Greyness of the eye after wearing contacts 
I recently started wearing coloured contacts. I brought light brown ones to go over my dark brown eyes and they looked awesome. I've been wearing them …

Something on my eyeball 
Hi. I have something on my eyeball.. It doesn't hurt, but it is really annoying cuz I can feel it when I blink.. It Kind of feels like when something …

Bright Lights are Blinding 
Hello, My vision used to be fine but in the last year or two, during the day if I'm in the sunlight without sunglasses, I can not keep my eyes open because …

what does my eye test result mean? 
Hi! I got my eyes checked at medical college by a student, with the alphabet reading chart. Here's what she wrote on my OPD slip- Vn- 6/24, 6/24 With …

WHITE DISCHARGE FROM EYES 
A TRANSPARENT JELLY LIKE SUBSTANCE IS DISCHARGED FROM EYES SINCE 2 YEARS AGO.USED MANY EYEDROPS ,DIDNT WORK. HOW TO RECOVER?

Lazy eye 
I have a lazy eye and when i blink it really hurts but it has only started recently do you know what this is or if its a infection?

Optic Neuritis 
I was detected with acute optic neuritis in my L/E 2 months back after I experienced loss of vision and acute pain. I was administered IV steroids (methyl …

Eye Solution 
If my contacts have been in hydrogen peroxide solution for a long period of time (2 weeks) and then I open the case and put them in my eyes am I risking …

How do I figure out the axis of my toric contact lenses? 
Hi, my prescription expired but my contacts still function well. I'm trying to order contacts online by using the information given on the box of my old …

Double Vision 
i have to wear glasses all the time except when i sleep....cause i have double vision from a brain injury.......it's like my eyes are huge circles when …

eye muscles not working? 
Hello there, I am pilot and have had no problems, its more curiosity than anything else. I did my initial medical and my left eye was discovered to …

Cataract Questions 
In the middle of july I had a cataract removed and a lens put in my right eye. Mid sept I had the same thing done to my left eye. I now have a lot of …

blinking eye 
My 4 year old boy is blinking his eye more then usual. What could that be?

worried about eyes 
Hello, I am a 23 year old woman with irritated eyes. My eye doctor tells me that I have infiltrates and pannus in my eyes. I have been having red itchy …

AUTO MECHANIC - LINE IN SIGHT 
MY LEFT EYE LOOK LIKE THERE IS A HAIR FRONT OF MY SIGHT. WHAT COULD IT BE?

when i blink my left eye hurts  
HI - I JUST HAVE A QUESTION. WHEN I BLINK MY LEFT EYE HURTS. IT FEELS LIKE A HEADACHE. WHAT CAN IT BE?

something might be in my eye 
I think I have something in my eye. It could be allergies because i was riding horses 2 days ago. I can feel something like an eyelash only in my left …

the numbers 
in Nov 2009 I was given a scrip for OD- -2.00/-0.75 X 100 OS- -0.75/-0.75 X 114 in June of 2011 OD- -1.75/-0.50 X 100 OS- -0.75/-0.75

Eyes problem 
I have 2.75 point spects there is any natural process to completely remove spects?

orbit fracture 
About a month ago I got my broken orbit (small orbit fracture )and i recover fast, but now I am facial pain,nose and cheek(sinus Area) .what must i do? …

eyes 
For about 5months I randomly keep losing control of my eyes. They get stuck in the top right corner and I cannot control them to bring back my focus. It …

can i go for contact lenses 
My left eye has been operated on. I have an artificial eye lens in, from the age of nine and now I am 22. Vision is not clear from the first day of the …

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How to Cure Optic Neuritis? 
Hi, My dad has a renal problem and he has been undergoing hemodialysis for more than 2 years already. Last June, he was hospitalized for a month due …

Eye redness 
Hi my Left eye has been red for over about 1 month now, i think i got what i think is an infection from ntc army training, our medics say its allergies, …

Headaches 
I have headaches regularly, I get them on the computer, reading, driving, or riding in a car, light sensitivity. I see fine but I was wondering if they …

Dry Eyes 
I will explain everything in detail, so hopefully I can get a real answer without having to spend a fortune. I am 29 and I wore contacts for about 15 …

Dry Eyes 
I recently had LASIK surgery in June. My eyes are still somewhat dry and I am using artificial tears to help with this. This being said, my eyes …

Eye problem 
hi iam Divya. I am a student. I wear very high power glasses. I thought to get my eyes operated but due to less space between the retina and my eyeball …

Exercises for Accommodative Insufficiency  
Hi, I am a 21 year old female, and 4 months ago, an optometrist diagnosed me with convergence insufficiency, after complaints that my left eye constantly …

distance reading 
I cannot read from a distance. I have had a third pair of eyeglasses in two months time, and the problem still persists. when I am driving I cannot see …

eye redness 
If i used "get the red out" drops for a period of 4 months 2 to 3 times a week, could i be experiencing rebound redness. Also, if i slept in contact lenses …

Eyes 
I have been reading about opthamology related articles lately and I appear to be able to do certain things with my eyes that are apparently impossible …

Right eye  
What's that brown spot in my eye it grew out of nowhere my mom never took me to the eye doctor now that I'm old it makes me feel insecure to look people …

Emmetropia 
Can a patient be emmetropic and blind in the same eye? For example if the optic nerve is damaged but light is refracted perfectly unto the retina.

Valsalva maneuver cause damage to the eyes an cause them to bulge an change color? 
Hello Dr when using the valsalva maneuver method to pop your ears (closing nostrils and blowing) if you were to blow to hard could it damage the eyes? …

jillian 
Just last night, at gymnastics, I had just finished up my warm up which consists of stretching and 55 jumping jacks. Soon after, it became herd to see …

Moth or insects getting into human eye 
Hi, doctor yesterday one moth got in my right eye and i washed my eye with water by splashing it for 15 mins still i am feeling scratchy at my right eye. …

eye problem 
my daughter's right eye keeps having white slimy stuff. what should i do?

What eye problem is this? 
Hi, I have been seeing lights which would spread out as though it's like art using crayons which have smudging effects? Today, while I was looking …

BLURRY VISION 
I SEE A SPOT IN MY RIGHT EYE.IT WAS BLURRY AT FIRST GOT TREATMENT NOW I AM SEEING A SPOT AND STILL SEEING BLURRY.THE MEDS ARE FRAMYCETIN-DEXAMETHSONE-GRAMICIDIN.I …

Sore left eye 
i have pain in my left eye when i move it and when i close my eyelids...I have had an eye test and it was fine..

Contact lenses 
Is it okay for a 12 year old to wear contact lenses?

Gas Permeable Contact Question 
I have been wearing gas permeable contacts for years. I lost one of my gas permeable contacts and for (2) days I had to wear my back up pair. My back up …

Headaches 
well one morning i woke up my dad opened the shade and i got an instant headache it went on for the rest of the day even with medicine.since then ive had …

Astigmatism Q 
Doctor, I have worn glasses for 18 years, since 2nd grade, and contacts for about 10 years. My vision acuity is around 20/300, and I've recently developed …

Injury related astigmatism 
When I was 14 years old, my left eye was hit by a rubber cricket ball. My vision remained blurred for a day or so after the injury, and then it became …

Something wrong with eyes? 
Hello! Something wrong with my eyes... for 5 mounths now. Been to doctors but no explanations.. using eye drops but not helping.. white-yellow growth on …

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I AM HAVING SECOND THOUGHT OF MY DOCTORS DISCHARGE  
I had retinal detachment laser surgery on Monday and after I was done, I asked the doctor if I need a patch and how to take care of my self after my surgery? …

Prescription Change? 
I've had eye exams 18 months apart and received different prescriptions at the two appointments. The first was OD -0.25 -1.00 155/OS -0.25 -1.00 25 and …

One eye somewhat blurry vision 
Hello. A few days ago when I was sleeping I somehow managed to hurt my eye when I was scratching it. I woke up with extremely teary eyes and the left eye …

red and itchy eyes 
I got my hair dyed yesterday. After that there is redness and itchiness in my eyes. Which eye drops should be used to cure this?

my eyes 
Hi,my name is serene. I live in Singapore, I'm 28 this year.it's been a few years now that my eyes is experiencing a few symptoms that I couldn't figured …

Depth Perception 
I'm currently studying medicine with an interest in pursuing surgery. However I have Amblyopia with 20/20 in one eye and and 20/40 in the other eye. …

Should i wear specs or not? 
I have been diagnosed with power of -0.25 in my right eye and -0.5 in left eye,with some axis *(I don't remember it) recently. It was the same 3-4 months …

My new glasses 
Hi, I need to know what my Rx means please, It says OD = plano, OS = -0.50 cyl OD = -0.75 OS = -0.25 axis OD = 011, OS = 164??

Damage caused by diluted bleach mist in eyes? 
Approximately 5 years ago when I was young and naive, I washed the exterior of my house using a hand pump sprayer. It took me several hours to spray my …

Stye and Contacts 
I think I have a very small internal hordeolum that I noticed yesterday. I did not wear my contact lenses today, but I would like to once the problem has …

Blurryness of eyesight 
My friend hitted me on my right eye by mistake and after that my that eye is paining slightly and my eye sight became blurry from 1 hr what i have should …

retinal detachment 
hi i have total retinal detachment in my right eye doctor says there is no vision if we do surgery and i have squint also please suggest me …

Bifocal spectacles 
Hello Doctor good afternoon. I am wearing spectacles from age 25yrs. I have sight problem with left eye. Now my age is 40yrs. Last week when I consulted …

contact lenses or glasses 
hi,i am rinkz 15 years old.just wanted to know if i am at the right age of wearing contact lenses because iam not comfortable with my glasses.not sure …

i had an laser yeye operation 
Respected sir, I need help from you. My father had an eye laser operation 1 week before and the doctor over here had put a new lens for him but the …

Child with eye problem 
Is plus one glasses something you can grow out of?

high power hypermetropia  
hi. i have eye power of +5.15 and +5.75 ..are contact lenses available for such high power?

Spot in vision? 
So i know that if you look at a bright light or the sun then you will have a spot in your vision. But for some reason I have it and I haven't looked at …

Is it ok to rub lenses with saline? 
Saline solution is much cheaper than daily cleaners, so I try to squeeze a little bit of savings by using saline to rub and rinse my lenses. I always put …

Wandering Eye 
Hello, I am a 16 year old guy who has a problem. I am not sure what to call this because I think lazy eye is incorrect. Say I am talking to you, looking …

bloody eye 
the inside corners of both my eyes have became very bloody & in the past day have started to hurt. the school nurse was very concerend should i be??

myopic astigmatism 
hello doctor my brother of age 20 being diognosed for myopic astigmatism right more than left from 10 years and using contact lenses what kind of treatment …

glasses--from single vision to bifocals 
I am a 50 year old female and have been slightly nearsighted for years, but I only recently started wearing glasses for distance (my current prescription …

MORNING DRY EYE 
On Aug 16/2012 I had Trans PRK Eye Surgery performed on both eyes. My prescription was -3.00 (L) and -3.25 (R) . I am experiencing starbursts at night …

PAIN 
I am 18 and female. I have been wearing contacts for a while now and the other day i got ready to put my contacts in and the right one was shaped funny …

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Glasses 
Yesterday my mother stepped on my eye glasses and the temple came off. So my question is can the temple be put back on. Please help.

White eye discharge 
For the past several weeks I have been having this white discharge coming out of both eyes. It is very uncomfortable and annoying. It comes out of both …

Eyesight 
Ok this is my vision: I see outdoors in the morning alot alot better than night When i look at far ( for me anyway) things at first i cant read them …

vision stabilization after lasik 
hello doctor,i am 24 years old and i had a zyoptix surgery 10days ago.my vision before surgery was -7.00 for left eye and -5.5 for right eye.now i can …

Re-clouded after Yag laser 
Hi, I had a cataract removed in the beginning of May. I am a 44 year old woman with a very steep cornea. After the removal I began to have clouded vision …

Computer question 
Does staring at computer monitors for any length of time cause blindness?

Eye lid  
I have this red little ball on my left top eyelid i been having it for a while now im wondering what i can do and what it is ? I realy hate it ,it catches …

eye vision details 
If my left eye vision is 6/9 and right eye vision is 6/18 without glasses what is the conditions of my eyes ?

Eye symptoms 
I have some yellow coloring under my pupil. I have occasional it itching. My eyes sometimes will feel sticky in random spots. Near the sides and back of …

Sudden Color Blindness 
It's not really a major colorblindness. But almost a year ago I noticed that the colors orange, pink or red are darker or lighter than they were before. …

Retina 
Hello I'm a young person in my twenties(28). I'm overally healthy, never had any major diseases or such. However, about three years ago, I made a …

Contact lense question. 
For a costume I'll be doing in two months, I'll have to wear green contacts. For the most part, I wear my glasses since I'm not that big of a fan of contacts, …

Sodium hydroxide in eyes 
I was washing my hair with shampoo and I got some shampoo in my eyes (the white bit). What shall I do? The shampoo contain sodium hydroxide What's going …

optic nerves damage treatment 
i have loss my right eye vision .in road accident in 2006 i have contect many hospital(sankar netralaya.chennai) but cant relive so plz. tell me your advise.. …

Blind eye 
Hi. I woke up this morning and I was not able to see anything with my right eye. I went to the mirror, and covered my left eye, and i was looking straight …

Contacts  
Do all eye doctors give contacts lenses to 11 year olds? Does your eyes get ruin if you wear your contacts everyday to 7:40am to 3:15pm?

Sudden discoloration of iris 
My eyes have recently changed from a dark chocolate brown to green and it happended over night. I went to my eye med but he told me it is just a cosmetic …

Flonase and Loss of Night Vision 
My main question about this is if someone had a possible reaction to a nasal spray (5 days after an dose) and noticed that their night vision was decreased, …

severe pain 
Hi . My friend's eyes always have severe pain after her surgeries.and the pain goes to the neck and ears.but she had no pain before surgeries.she had 6 …

Swedish Massage and Eye Floaters 
Dear Doctor, Recently, I had a Swedish Massage on a Friday night and the following Sunday, I woke with many floaters (all new) in my left eye and one …

Diabetic Retinopathy 
I NEED YOUR HELP! My mother is facing diabetic retinopathy. She saw blood in her eye and she can't see properly So, The doctor asked for ultrasound of …

Air bubble sensation in eyes  
12 years old, female, Norwich I feel as if there is a air bubble in my right top eyelid I have now started squinting at randing and blinking rapidly. …

Can a 11 year old wear contacts? 
Can a 11 year old wear contacts?

problems post cataract operation  
I got my left eye operated 2 months back . My sight is having some problem now i see black spots . What can be the reason?

eye red for two months from scratching please help?! 
i scratched my eye and the part i scratched it on has been red for two months how do i make it go away?

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Blood Shot Eye 
My right eye on the inside(near my nose) has been bloodshot for the last couple of weeks. It is not sore or itchy. What do you think?

New glasses causing eye strain? 
Can you please tell me how often I should be wearing my new glasses with the following rx? : OD -1.50 +.50 x 90 add 2.50 OS - 1.00 +.50 x 92 add 2.50 …

swollen eye with mild pain 
hot or cold compress for swollen eye?

Eye Dilation twice in just 21 hours 
Dear Doctor, Even though my Ophthalmologist told me that having my eyes dilated twice in about 21 hours will not change or damage my eyesight, I feel …

Eyes Squinting 
I work at a computer for 12 hour shifts. I constanly squint my eyes even when I am not working and i get headaches. I have good vision and currently do …

Dry eyes 
My eye doctor told me that the glands in my eyes are not producing any oil whatsoever. She seemed surprised by this and has only been prescribing eye drops …

eye pain and discharge! 
I am currently getting over a virus i have had which included a sore throat, fever and congestion. Now i have a headache and my eye has started to really …

eyes 
eyes are bloodshot, cant open them,tiny bit of blood coming from one eye, both eyes are closed. Alot of different eye drops have been used and nothing …

Irritated Eyes 
I recently opened up a barbershop in the same building as a laundromat. I can feel some heat and get a strong odor (fabric softener) in my shop. My eyes …

Lens and digital scans 
Can an Optomap digital exam detect mild lens subluxation, or is a slit lamp exam with dilation required?

Can migraines and medication cause a discoloration in the iris? 
i have noticed my eye color has turned darker ,i have lately been struck down with a virus and its caused really bad headaches and pain in my sinuses but …

eye problem 
Every time i blink, i feel like there is something on my eye that's rubbing against my eyelids. And it feels like there is a bubble on my eye which hurts …

contact question 
I really want to order a pair of circle lenses! I already have regular prescription contacts that I wear every day. The diameter is 13.8 mm and the base …

Concerned about referral  
I have been referred to the hospital with 0.2 blurry raised disc margins and one of my pupils is reacting to light but very slowly.. What could this be? …

teen vision 
Hello my 12yr old son has been experiencing for the past 3wks where his eyes began to hurt and then out of no where everything goes black for a few seconds. …

eyeglasses 
I recently had an eye exam and bought new contacts and glasses. My prescription is -4.50. The contacts are perfect. The glasses however are messing with …

dry eyes 
when i go to spleep my mom says i sleep with my eyes halfway open im wondering if that causes my bad vision to wear glasses because when i fall asleep …

Eye strain or really bad eye infection or both ? 
Okay so for a while now like ever since may I think .. I have been experiancing something really weird with my eye .. Like when it's pitch dark and there's …

Lazy eye - Seeing grey shades instead of white 
I used to have a lazy eye (Amblyopia) in the left eye when i was young. Eye exercises (wearing a patch) helped correct this and my eyesight came back into …

I need your advise 
Age: 79 years old,male Is it all right to use Ethos Bright Eyes drops? Product Ingredients : Antioxidants: N-Acetyl-Carnosine(NAC)-1.0% Glycerin(lubricant)-1.0% …

I need your advise 
Age: 79 years old,male Is it all right to use Ethos Bright Eyes drops? Product Ingredients : Antioxidants: N-Acetyl-Carnosine(NAC)-1.0% Glycerin(lubricant)-1.0% …

RETINA DAMAGED HAD SURGERY BUT HAVE SOME ISSUES 
i got a surgery on my left eye, which was sevirly damaged in the retina area and lost some of the inside of my eye and had glass here and there which was …

Contacts 
I wear acuvue contacts for astigmatism and there always blurry. Why?

Eye dominance 
I am 21 years old and have changed eye dominance multiple times in the last decade. However, I am naturally right-eyed and was wondering if there may be …

Amblyopia as child, bad night depth perception as 22 year old 
After my parents noticed I had amblyopia at age 5, I started wearing bifocals and by the time I was 12 my optometrist said I cured. Now as a 22 year old, …

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Floaters and flashes 
The Wednesday before Memorial Day I started noticing "floaters" just in my left eye. At first I thought maybe it was just because of my job as I spend …

eye drops 
whats the difference between tobramycin and dexamethasone opthalmic suspension and tobramycin ophthalmic solution

eyes donation? 
Can anyone donate only one eye to another? Is it safe or any side effects of it? Please tell me about it.

AMD 
How strong is the connection between using aspirin on a daily bases and amd? I have been using aspirin daily since 2000. This is because of a blockage …

Can The Cornea Come In Contact With The Iris 
Hi ,when touching ,rubbing or poking the cornea through the eye lid when the eye lid is closed does the cornea touch or rub against the iris? basically …

St. 
Dear Doc, My problem is that I have been working with computers since I was 18, from Monochrome till the SVGA we have now. I don't use glasses …

Question about severe astigmatism and presbyopia contact lenses. 
At my last eye exam I was told that my astigmatism was pretty severe and I was limited to only Proclear Toric soft contact lenses. I also have presbyopia …

Detached sclera 
Last night due to irritation in my eye I rubbed it.When,due to continuous irritation,I checked the mirror I noticed that a little portion of the sclera …

eye prescription 
Recently I had my eyes checked and my prescription are as follows: Right Eye- Cyl.-0.50 Ax. 170 Left Eye- Cyl. 0.50 Ax. 40 Is this a strong prescription? …

Retinal Hole 
Had retinal attachment surgery. He Said that I would not see good out of it ever. Went to another surgeon and found a hole in the eye but had no …

JRA and Iritis: White spot.  
Hi. I have had JRA for about 15 years. And my iritis attacks every now and then is apparently due to that. I've been to doctors and ophthalmologists in …

eye color 
If your nose was blocked and you were to blow it really hard to clear it, could the pressure have an effect on the eyes by causing a color change or maybe …

Glasses question 
If I wear glasses does my eyesight get worse?

Question about an infant 
My 12 month old infant's eyes do not seem to be in alignment all the time, one of his eyes seems to be looking to the right some of the time. Should I …

Excessive blinking 
Lately my 7 year old child has been blinking excessively, could something be wrong? should she have an eye exam?

Eyes tearing? 
Lately when I use the computer my eyes are tearing excessively, is there anything I can do about it? I need to use the computer for my job and can't not …

Asthma and Glaucoma 
If I have asthma does that increase my risk of glaucoma?

Red eye? 
My eye is red and sore, should I go to the ER or the eye doctor?

Contact lense ? 
Can a contact lense roll behind your eye and get lost???

Question about RGP lenses 
Can you get colored RGP (hard) contact lenses?

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