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  • Can You Change Eye Color Through Corneal Transplantation?


    Can you actually change the color of one's eye through corneal transplantation?


    Eye color is predominantly due to the color of the iris. The cornea is a transparent structure in the front of the eye. When patients undergo corneal transplantation, occasionally the eye gains a bluish hue due to the healing of the periphery of the transplant. In patients who wish to change their eye color, the safest method is with a prescription from your ophthalmologist for colored contact lenses.

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