How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr Stan Your Own Question
Dr Stan
Dr Stan, Doctor
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 712
Experience:  Physician at Stanley L Simpson, DO
Type Your Eye Question Here...
Dr Stan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Son was shot in the eye with a nerf gun and has blurry

Customer Question

Son was shot in the eye with a nerf gun and has blurry vision
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Have you been having any headaches?
Customer: 17 hours ago
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so the Opthamologist can help you best.
Customer: No headaches
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Opthamologist should know?
Customer: He is sensitive to light
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Opthamologist about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr Stan replied 4 months ago.

Hi Dr Stan here to help you. You need to take your son to the Hospital ER for evaluation of optic nerve damage vs. corneal abrasion immediately. Please don't wait so further damage can be avoided. I hope this is helpful and your son feels better.