Get Rid of Astigmatism & Improve Your Driving Performance

Fri Jun 05 2020
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If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

What is astigmatism?

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Astigmatism symptoms

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Blurry or distorted vision
  • Squinting
  • Difficulty seeing at night
  • Eyestrain and discomfort
  • Headaches
  • Eye irritation

Astigmatism Causes

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Genetics is considered as a significant factor. It can be present in a person since birth and Jun develop later in life.
  • You can also get astigmatism after an eye injury, an eye disease, or after a surgery that distorts the shape of the lens inside the eyes.
  • Sometimes, an eye disorder called keratoconus can also cause astigmatism. Keratoconus can make your cornea thinner and cone-shaped. You might need to wear contact lenses to see clearly.

Who is at the risk factors of astigmatism?

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Scarring or thinning of the cornea
  • Family history of astigmatism or other eye conditions
  • Excessive myopia (nearsightedness)
  • Extreme hyperopia (farsightedness)
  • History of eye surgeries like cataract

How is astigmatism diagnosed?

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Visual acuity test:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Refraction test:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Keratometry/topographer:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Astigmatism treatment

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Corrective lenses:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Refractive surgery:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Effects of astigmatism on your driving performance

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Some tips for drivers with astigmatism are as follows:

  • Get your vision corrected

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Anti-reflective glasses

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Advised to use contact moisturizing drops

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Lasik eye surgery

    If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Eye exercises to help treat astigmatism

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Rectus muscle relaxation:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Eye massage:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Vision breaks:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Head tilting:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

  • Figure 8:

  • If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

If you’re tired of living with astigmatism, contact Centre for Sight for the best possible treatment. Get one step closer to saying goodbye to night vision problems.

Article: Get Rid of Astigmatism & Improve Your Driving Performance
Author: CFS Editorial Team   |   Jun 5, 2020 | UPDATED 01:19 IST

*The views expressed here are solely those of the author in his private capacity and do not in any way represent the views of Centre for Sight.
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