Astigmatism: distorted vision

What is Astigmatism

Astigmatism is a visual impairment caused by irregularities in the cornea or the back of the eye.


The vision of a person with astigmatism is distorted. Headaches and eye strain can also be symptoms of astigmatism.

Astigmatism is hereditary and may occur in conjunction with myopia and hyperopia.

Solution to the problem.

The problem can be solved by wearing glasses, corrective contact lenses or even through surgery.


- The ophthalmologist is the doctor appointed to solve any vision related problem.