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A 16-year-old female asked:

Can a person with a prescription higher than -5.50 get ortho-k?? what is better lasik or orthok? i have astigmatism &dry eyes &hate glasses &contacts.

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Talk to eye doctor: This is not my specialty. Do note that anything affecting the cornea will worsen your dry eyes. Your eye doctors would be your best source for such a complicated issue.

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