A 54-year-old member asked:
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after cataract removal and laser surgery, i need vitreotomy surgery--is it safe to do all these things?

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Dr. Jeffrey Paul
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes, if indicated: It is safe to do all these operations on the same eye if there is a medical reason to do so. Your doctor, perhaps with the input from a retinal consultant, will explain the reasons the procedures are required, what is hoped to be accomplished, and the associated risks.
Answered on Jan 2, 2015
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