June 6, 2018
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Hey Doc do i have glasses?
This is the common question asked to Consultant Ophthalmologist at iCare Clinic Pashan Pune.
Generally if vision is blurred and after detail check up refractive errors detected then glasses definitely needed.
What are refractive errors?
There are various refractive errors like myopia, hypermetropia, presbyopia,astigmatism. They have different mechanisms. Rays are coming from infinity form a image in front of retina or behind retina. To form image on retina various lenses required to bring image on the retina. Explained by Consultant Ophthalmologist at iCare Clinic Pashan Pune.
What happens at 40 years?
Accommodation decreases at fourty years. Near glasses required for reading. Regular check up required.
Do kids required glasses?
Consultant Ophthalmologist at iCare Clinic Pashan Pune does special test for kids. It is called dilated retinoscopy. Children has to visit iCare Clinic Pashan Pune twice for detetion of refractive errors.