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A 38-year-old member asked:

I use glasses that have the power of -7 in both the eyes. can i undergo a zyoptix laser surgery?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Odette
Ophthalmology 16 years experience
Maybe: This would depend on the shape and thickness of your cornea. You may or may not be a good candidate for lasik surgery. I recommend a full consultation for a better evaluation to determine if you are a good candidate.
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Very possible : It is very possible that you are a candidate for laser vision correction but a thorough evaluation for surgery involves more than checking your prescription.

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