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Wore glasses since 10 yrs old for nearsightedness, had

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Wore glasses since 10 yrs old for nearsightedness, had cataract surgery with corrective implants and cannot see closeup, far away and have no depth perception. vision worse than before surgery. what happened?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

On temazepam 15 mg capsule at the time. yes have had eye exam and have to wear glasses full-time, was told by dr who did surgery i would only need glasses for reading following surgery.

Doctor's Assistant: When was the last time you had your eyes checked? In general, how has your vision been lately?

Last exam 10/22/15. vision getting worse. have to use 5x magnifying mirror to apply mascara.

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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 1 year ago

How old are you?

how long ago was your cataract surgery?

Have you had cataract surgery in both eyes?

Have you discussed your concerns with your surgeon?

Have you been prescribed glasses since your cataract surgery?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.

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