The prevalence of Myopia in Singapore is one of the highest in the world, with 65% of the children being myopic by the age of 12 and 83% of young adults being myopic.
Did you know that high myopia due to longer axial length of eye ball will increase the risk of many sight threatening eye diseases such as early cataract, glaucoma, retinal detachments and macular degeneration?
Myopia management methods include:
Myopia Control Ophthalmic Lenses
Unlike your regular ophthalmic lenses, these lenses are specially
designed for children to slow down the growth of eyeball and
Soft Contact Lenses
MiSight® is a Children-friendly daily disposable contact lens that
enables your child to see clearly and at the same time control the
Orthokeratology (Ortho-K) Lenses
Ortho-K Lenses is a gas-permeable contact lens that is designed
to be worn overnight during sleep. It reshapes the cornea during
your sleep and upon removal of lens; you should be able to see
clearly without spectacles or other contact lenses.
It is suitable for both adult and children.
Fix an appointment with us to find out more.