An estimated 2 billion people are nearsighted, and it is expected to be 5 billion in 2050. Myopia (nearsighted), especially high myopia, can be dangerous, it is associated with increased risk of eye diseases. Our office now has several powerful methods to slow the progression or in some cases halt the progression of myopia. We customize a program that suits your individual needs. Finally, we do not have to stand by and prescribe stronger and stronger glasses as nearsightedness increases.