VIDEO: What Is Astigmatism?

Eye Doctor Serving Mobile, Alabama and the nearby Gulf Coast Area

Astigmatism is a commonly misunderstood vision condition. Many people erroneously think astigmatism is an eye disease when it is in fact a refractive vision error similar to nearsightedness or farsightedness.

In the following video, Dr. Chris Walton gives an overview of astigmatism, including how it impacts the shape of your cornea and how it can be treated using LASIK.

If you would like to correct vision errors caused by astigmatism, please contact Dr. Chris Walton using the form on this page or call 251-341-3385 today to schedule a free LASIK consultation. We serve patients in Mobile, Alabama, Pensacola, Florida and throughout the Gulf Coast region.