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How long does lasik surgery take a doctor?

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Dr. Azhar Salahuddin answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

15 minutes: Depending on the technique, it takes about 15 minutes for both eyes.

Answered 10/19/2012

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Dr. Emil Chynn answered

Specializes in LASIK Surgery

Time for LASIK: The most lasiks I have performed in one day is 56 cases, which means they take me about 1 minute per eye. Mds who haven't performed tens of thousands of procedures like me take about 10 min per eye.

Answered 8/21/2013

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Dr. Jay Bradley answered

Specializes in Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery

Few minutes per eye: Lasik surgery takes only a few minutes per eye.

Answered 11/8/2012

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