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EYE STRAIN (OR ASTHENOPIA)
c Asthenopia, or more commonly referred to as eye strain is a
visual condition that manifests itself in a variety of ways. Most
commonly patients with asthenopia experience ocular fatigue or pain
around the eyes, blurred vision, headaches and occasional double
Asthenopia is often related to arduous near-point work. Upon examination, we find most patients have some degree of uncorrected refractive error, binocular vision disorder or a focusing insufficiency.
A comprehensive exam, including a perceptual analysis can be a valuable start for patients experiencing eye strain. To learn more about our methods for treating asthenopia, please feel free to contact our office.
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