News  •  Classes & Events  •  About Us  •  Support Us  •  Contact Us  •  Directions
Advanced Search
diabetes mellitus Prolapsed disc
Cardiovascular/Circulatory Systems - Heart and Blood Osteoarthritis
sciatica Cataract Surgery
Diseases & Conditions Go Back

hyperopia (farsightedness)

With hyperopia (farsightedness), either the eyeball is too short from front to back or there is a weakness in the focusing ability of the cornea and lens.  Images of nearby images are blurred.  Distant objects are usually seen clearly. 


Symptoms may include:


Treatment may include:

Copyright© 2001-2010 RWJ Hamilton - All Rights Reserved.  •  Privacy Policy •  Terms & Conditions
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton Hamilton. Phone: 609-586-7900 Physician Referral: 609-584-5900.

Site Map