Hyperopia, more popularly known as farsightedness, is a refractive error that affects more than 14 million Americans. It’s usually detected during your younger years. Insight Vision Center Optometry, your trusted provider of orthokeratology and other eye care services, talks about this vision problem in detail.
Your eyes’ baseball-like shape plays a central role in the even distribution of light rays. Any irregularities to its form and structure may compromise how light is bent and focused in your eyes, resulting in refractive errors, particularly astigmatism.