Fact: Your genes have an impact on your need for glasses, but it is not the only factor. Myth: If your parents don’t wear glasses you
Pre-screening consists of a series of tests which are performed on every patient before consulting with the ophthalmologist. These include an assessment of visual acuity,
Many causes of blindness can be treated or prevented. Globally the main causes of blindness in adults older then 50 are cataract and glaucoma followed by under-corrected refractive error.
“It’s about 24 hours after the surgery and I am able to see a spider web for the first time in years” – Johan Mulder
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