A 44-year-old member asked:
I have contracted allergies and i have a giant papillary conjuctivitis. i want to get lasik. should i?
3 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
LASIK Surgery 18 years experience
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Ophthalmology 15 years experience
Great: Contact lenses can add to allergies. It is important that your surgeon determine you are still a good candidate. You may need to rest out if the lenses for a period if time so thing's quiet down.
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Treat Allergies: It is best if first the allergies are treated before going on with the procedure.
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 18, 2013
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