A 38-year-old member asked:
is it be safe for my friend to get laser eye surgery?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Sheron Marshall answered
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes!: If your friend is an appropriate candidate, then refractive laser surgery is absolutely safe. It is surgery, and there are risks involved, but the majority of people who have lasik/prk/or advanced surface ablation do great! be sure to follow the instructions your surgeon provides.
Answered on Feb 1, 2013
Dr. Mihir Parikh answered
25 years experience LASIK Surgery
It definitely can be: The safety of lasik surgery is dependent on how good of a candidate the patient is and how experienced the surgeon and his/her staff is in performing the procedure.
Answered on Jul 20, 2015
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