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Cze H. Low

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Cze Low is an ophthalmologist practicing in Singapore, . Dr. Low specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Low can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Low can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
Cze H. Low
  • National University of Singapore
  • Accepting new patients

Can eye drops make dry eyes worse?

Yes, some drops cause dryness. If you use artificial tears or lubrication it should be fine.

How long can you wear contacts for?

Daily wear contacts are one use only, discard after one use. No more than 8 to 13 hours of wearing.

Does sleep position affect eye pressure?

Sleeping with the eyes gave down and resting the eyes on a pillow could cause high eye pressure and lead to damage to the optic nerve and blindness over time.

What happens if you don't use eye drops after cataract surgery?

You increase your risk of blindness if there is infection

What eye drops are used after cataract surgery?

Usually an antibiotic steroid combination eye drops.

Why do I have trouble seeing with my glasses now?

Your glasses can be scratched, damaged from wear and tear. Your eyes refraction may have changes. Your ocular surface may be diseased, affecting the eye surface.

Can eyedrops cause red eyes?

Yes certain drops may cause redness.

Should I go to the doctor if my eye is red?

Yes, if it doesn't resolve after a few days.

How can I hydrate my eyes without eye drops?

Wash your eyes with warm boiled water

Does sleep position affect eye pressure?

Yes if you sleep on your eyes exerting pressure on them.

How can I check my eye pressure at home?

If you are trained and can differentiate the eye pressure from normal to high pressures by comparison. It's an inexact method.

How long does cataract surgery take for one eye?

Actual surgery time is 10 to 15 minutes. Preparation will be longer .

How do you diagnose cataracts?

By symptoms like blurred vision, glare and frequency of spectacles changes. Examination under a slit lamp microphone confirms it.

How can I test my eyesight at home?

Yes, you can test on an eye chart at six meters distance.

What does it mean when your eyes shake side to side?

It's not a good sign. It's a sign of neurological disorder, like a congenital abnormality or stroke affecting the brain.

Can chlorine permanently damage eyes?

Not likely. It just causes temporary irritation.

Can dehydration cause vision problems?

Yes, it's a common issue as your eyes age. Use lubricants and spectacles for correction.

Can stress and anxiety cause vision problems?

Usually not, but dry eyes and eye strain may occur as well, causing eye discomfort.

How do I make my eye stop hurting?

How long has it been hurting? Best to see an eye doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Reasons: dry eyes, contact lenses issues, iritis or other eye inflammation.

Can eyesight suddenly improve?

Yes, especially when you get to the presbyopia age group.