Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a refractive problem that causes compromised far-range visual acuity while your close-range eyesight remains sharp. Different from using corrective lenses and undergoing surgeries, orthokeratology is a corneal-reshaping therapy effective in controlling myopia progression.
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In addition to eyeglasses and contact lenses, another effective myopia-control method is laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, otherwise known as LASIK. It is a reliable and lasting solution not only for those who are nearsighted but also for individuals with hyperopia, astigmatism and even presbyopia. Today, Myopia Institute discusses the steps involved in the LASIK process.