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How could i be a good candidate for lasik eye surgery?

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Dr. Rajesh Khanna
28 years experience in Ophthalmology
Good Candidate: It is necessary to go with an experienced ophthalmologist to do a full exam to see if you are a good candidate. Various factors need to be accounted for; for example: corneal thickness, prescryption of eyes, etc.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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