A member asked:

Throw light on lasik eye surgery. is it save at the age of 32 years with myopia with my glass power being 4.75 spherical for both eyes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

It is generally not a good idea to have surgery for a benign condition. 1-2% complication rate is too high for me for a condition that can be treated without surgery. In about 10-15 years you will still need glasses, for presbyopia, even if you have lasik now. I would not recommend it.

Answered Sep 10, 2015

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