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lasik surgery radial keratotomy

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Rarely: I generally perform prk with Mitomycin c for vision correction in stable radial keratotomy patients. If the prescription is unstable, the patient may ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes: It can.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clement Cheng
20 years experience in Ophthalmology
No: Radial keratotomy (rk) was a precursor refractive surgery to lasik. In lasik, a circular flap is created and then lifted up to expose the corneal str ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Possibly: Lasik, and prk are both methods that may be used to treat over-correction from rk. That does not mean that every rk patient can take advantage of thes ... Read More