Astigmatism occurs when your cornea or lens has an abnormal shape. The abnormal shape can cause visual distortions and difficulties. The only way to determine if you have astigmatism and find a solution is through an eye exam.

Optical Expressions have your astigmatism solutions. Simply schedule an exam so we can determine which solution works best for you.

Common Astigmatism Symptoms & Causes

To date, doctors still do not know what causes astigmatism other than an abnormally shaped cornea. Some people may be born with it, while others develop it as children or as they become adults. Regardless of when it occurs, these are some common symptoms patients report.

Blurry vision
Constantly squinting
Eye strain
Difficulty seeing at night
a woman wearing glasses and looking into mirror

Treatments for Astigmatism

Treating astigmatism can involve traditional methods like eyeglasses and contact lenses. However, for more permanent results, some patients opt for LASIK. If you’re unsure which solution is right for you—just ask our doctors. Schedule an appointment so we can discuss what will work best for you.

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Astigmatism affects your life. Are you ready to get back to doing all the things you love with clear vision? Then it’s time to schedule your appointment with our doctors. Let’s find your solution.

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