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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Serious needs: Lasik is generally not done until about 23 years of age or more due to progression of myopia below that age. A few cases are done for extreme needs, ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Not that simple: I assume you are talking about laser procedures to correct your vision? There are many laser vision correction procedures, lasik/lasek/prk/intra-lasik... Read More
Dr. Federico Mattioli
LASIK Surgery 25 years experience
None: There is no laser eye procedure that is completely pain-free. For vision correction, lasik generally is least associated with pain, versus prk. At p... Read More
Dr. Jay Bradley
LASIK Surgery 18 years experience
Lasik : Lasik is a painless procedure and would be your best option as long as you are a good candidate otherwise.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Aizuss
Ophthalmology 43 years experience
Depends on what type: The type of drops depends on what the purpose was for your laser surgery. To answer your question more information is needed. If it was laser vision c... Read More
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
From eye doctor: The doctor who treated your eye probably has given to you or prescribed eyedrops for the immediate period. You might need over the counter lubricatin... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Make sure you don't : have a severe dry eye condition or any other corneal diseases. Also see whether or not you like mono vision correction or not. At your age it will pro... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Dale
Ophthalmology 21 years experience
No: Laser vision correction can be though of as a substitute for glasses or contacts, a fix for the refractive error of the eye. Laser vision can't corre... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
It does: Laser vision correction is a surgery. There is no surgery without complications. Even perfectly performed surgeries are subject to people's healing re... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Depends: Laser is used to treat many things in the eye from abnormal vessels, to lens power. It works in most cases. Check with your ophthalmologist (optomet... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Too vague: Lasik? For diabetes/glaucoma? For lasik, it depends a lot on how much astigmatism, how thin your cornea, how myopic you are. Risk of blindness, or dry... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Yes: I have done over 10, 000 lasik procedures with only one complicated case requiring a corneal transplant and over 1000 prk and epi-lasik cases with no ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin McCannel
Retinal Surgery 30 years experience
Yes!: Laser vision correction can help people see as well without glasses as they can see with glasses, such as 20/20. If there are eye diseases limiting v... Read More

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