Surgery to treat strabismus changes the position of the eye muscles to adjust the position of the eye. After surgery, both eyes will be able to focus on the same point at the same time.
Current as of: May 23, 2016
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
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