Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jodi Luchs

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Corneal Crosslinking: Corneal Crosslinking is a non-surgical procedure which can halt the progression of keratoconus, and should be considered for any patients with progres ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Help is available: Keratoconus is a progressive condition which can cause a deterioration in vision, but the progression can be stopped with a procedure called corneal c ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Hard to tell: It's hard to tell given they symptoms you describe. Typically, eye conditions which produce pain do not cause loss of balance. It sounds like he is al ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Not effective: Topical medications for the eyes are formulated differently than medications for the ear, and may not penetrate properly or may irritate. Eye drops ar ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Not Normal: The yellow appearance of the white of the eye is known as jaundice, and is a worrisome sign for liver or hematologic (blood) problems. That, combined ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Not Normal: The yellow appearance of the white of the eye is known as jaundice, and is a worrisome sign for liver or hematologic (blood) problems. Bring her to th ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
See Your Eye Doctor: This sounds like an issue of loss of contrast sensitivity, which can be associated with multifocal lenses. However, it is uncommon for that to produce ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Don't Worry: This is a normal progression of presbyopia, the need for reading glasses as we pass through your 40's. This process will stabilize in your mid/late 50 ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Don't Worry: Glare, halos and starbursts, at your age, are often related to uncorrected refractive error - the need for glasses, assuming your eyes are healthy. Fl ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Maybe not: Fosamax (alendronate) is occasionally associated with scleritis, but your scleritis originated before taking the drug. That having been said, talk to ... Read More
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