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What to do if i am short sighted and wondered if laser surgery can prolong my sight?

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Dr. Kurt Andreason
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery 24 years experience
Laser eye surgery: Do you mean near sighted or myopic? We don't have a diagnosis called 'short-sited.' corneal refractive laser surgery like prk or lasik can change the curvature of the cornea to reduce your dependence on glasses for distance vision.

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