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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
It should but: It may not cover purely cosmetic procedures. It's best to check with your ophthalmologist and insurance advocate or repres ntative(call Mass health) t ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Yep: They are very low power instruments, but they have been known to cause retinal damage if shined directly into the eye for long enough.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loren Little
53 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably nothing: There is no reason to do this, especially if the other person is prone to anger or misunderstanding. Laser range finders had been associated with eye ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
Chem. Analysis: First a laser beam is focused on a sample surface to generate fine particles = Laser Ablation. The particles are transported to a secondary excitation ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Federico Mattioli
24 years experience LASIK Surgery
Do not point at eye: It is never safe to point laser lights directly at the eye. Reflections off mirrors or magnified by binoculars or the like can amplify the light signa ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilyn Huheey
50 years experience Ophthalmology
No: The lasers used in medical treatment of diseases do not scan, they focus on the part of the body to be treated. Scanning lasers read bar codes , but ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Not necessarily: Just don't do this. One could have damage to the eyes with laser pointing.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Not likely: First, did you lose any vision that you are aware of? If not, then don't worry. Second, the lasers that are used in store check-out registers are of ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Which?: Which kind of laser are you talking about? They act in different ways for different problems.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Aizuss
42 years experience Ophthalmology
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

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