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Low Vision Aids
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What is Low Vision?

Low vision refers to a visual impairment that cannot be corrected completely with glasses, contact lenses, medication or eye surgery.

Types of Low Vision

The most common types of low vision are:
  • Central vision loss (can’t see things in the center of your vision)
  • Night blindness (not being able to see in low light)
  • Peripheral vision loss (can’t see things out of the corners of your eyes)
  • Blurry or hazy vision

Causes of Low Vision

  • Blurred or partially obscured central vision: Macular degeneration (both, age-related, and hereditary)
  • Blind spots, blurriness and visual distortions: Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinitis pigmentosa
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye injuries
  • Optic neuropathies which may be inherited or acquired
  • Albinism
Get To Know If You Have Low Vision?

Low Vision Symptoms

If you have Low Vision, you may feel most of the following

Loss of central vision

Blurry or hazy vision

Loss of peripheral vision

Night blindness

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Treatment Options

Your Eye specialist will suggest you the best option for you out of the following

Magnifying Spectacles

Stand Magnifiers

Video Magnifiers

Telescopes

If your vision loss is minor, you may be able to make small changes to help yourself see well. You can do things like:
  • Use brighter lights at home or work
  • Wear anti-glare sunglasses
  • Use a magnifying lens for reading and other up-close activities

FAQ

Here are some common questions about Low Vision.

If I have low vision, does that mean I cannot drive my car?
It depends. Your eye doctor can tell you.
How does low vision affect people's lives and their routines?
Low vision affects daily routines (walking, going outside, cooking), leisure activities (reading, sewing, traveling, sports), and the ability to perform job-related functions that can lead to loss of income.
Can I have low vision and not be legally blind?
Yes
What are Low Vision Aids?
Low vision aids are special lens systems, which provide the magnification necessary to improve vision that is no longer correctable with conventional glasses, contact lenses or medicine.
What is vision rehabilitation?
Visual rehabilitation refers to a set of comprehensive procedures that includes treatment and education of people suffering from low vision problem.

Low Vision Treatment in Ludhiana

Dhami Eye Care Hospital, Ludhiana is there to help you see much better by improving your vision and enables you to magnify and minify /images as required and also improve color and contrast. Low vision cannot be fully corrected. But, there is a rich range of devices to help patients with Low Vision, including tinted eyewear to help with light sensitivity and contrast, magnifiers and large-print reading materials or audio recordings. Contact our doctors to get in touch if you are suffering from Low Vision and get the best treatment for your Low Vision needs.

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