Myopia (nearsightedness) is on the rise. Around the world children are developing myopia (nearsightedness) at an alarming rate. By the year 2050 it is expected that nearly 50% of the world’s population will develop myopia.
Research is showing exciting ways to help slow the onset and progression of myopia. Special glasses, contacts, or eye drops can help minimize the severity of myopia. As a Master’s Fellowship trained optometrist, Dr. Shasteen has the knowledge and experience to help decrease the onset and progression of myopia.