Dr. Patrick Chan

Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
Cleveland, OH
12 years experience male

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Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

Languages spoken

Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

36 Answers
16 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Chan
12 years experience Lasik Surgery
It depends: You will need to speak to your refractive surgeon to see if you are a candidate. The newer lasers are very effective in treating both high myopia and ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Chan
12 years experience Lasik Surgery
Often: Lasers used in ophthalmology are remarkably precise and often very effective in accomplishing what they are meant to do.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Chan
12 years experience Lasik Surgery
Unlikely: Pterygia form from degenerative changes to the conjunctiva, or skin of the eye. The standard treatment to eliminate the ptergyium is surgery.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! But it has now made my eyes red, itchy and reacts highly against uv light
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Good information!
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Thank you so much for answering my question. Very helpful.

Education & Training

Residency

New York-PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL

Awards

NASA Research Fellow
Webmaster for the National Collegiate Table Tennis Association (NCTTA)

Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
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