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What's the treatment for astigmatism?

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Your eye doctor can correct astigmatism with glasses, contact lenses, or surgery. But some doctors believe very small amounts of astigmatism are best left untreated.

SOURCES: 

Bradford, C (Editor) Basic Ophthalmology. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004. 

American Academy of Ophthalmology: “What Is Astigmatism?” and “What Causes Astigmatism?”

National Eye Institute: “Facts About Astigmatism.”

Reviewed by Whitney Seltman on September 11, 2020

SOURCES: 

Bradford, C (Editor) Basic Ophthalmology. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004. 

American Academy of Ophthalmology: “What Is Astigmatism?” and “What Causes Astigmatism?”

National Eye Institute: “Facts About Astigmatism.”

Reviewed by Whitney Seltman on September 11, 2020

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