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Safe Lasik Eye Pregnancy
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Is it safe to use eyestil eye drops and vistotears gel when planning and during pregnancy as a patient who had lasik surgery 6 months ago?
No.: Hormonal changes during pregnancy can cause changes in the shape of the cornea, just as they allow ligaments in the body to relax, resulting in fluctuating vision before or after lasik. Dry eye also is more common during pregnancy and this has been associated with regression of the laser effect. Many doctors give valium preop and steroids drops postop, which may not be optimal during pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Am gona have lasik eye laser I am shortsighted, i want to know if its safe, and are their any risks?
Safe but risks exist: Your eye md (ophthalmologist) will screen you thoroughly to make sure you are a suitable candidate for eye surgery of this kind before consenting to perform it. There are and will always be rare but significant risks involved anytime the body is cut into. Speak with your doctor about the specifics. If it helps, i got lasik done 4 years ago and i love it! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Amost always: Nothing is 100% safe. Not even driving a car or crossing a street. Lasik is one of the safest procedures around but it's unrealistic to think in absolute terms of "safe" vs "unsafe". The patient has to be willing to sign the consent form that discloses everything that can go wrong (very rarely) and be comfortable taking a small chance for a big reward. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Lasik eye sugery. Is that safe? What's the risk. Will it lead to even worse eyesight or blindness?
Very safe: This is now a well worked out procedure. The major risk is the development of eye dryness afterwards. Rarely the final power is a little off but can be touched up if needed. Changes for the worse in eyesight are extremely rate and blindness has not been reported in millions of cases. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is LASIK eye surgery a permanent fix to correct my vision? How safe is procedure? And typical costs?
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