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Is it safe to have lasik/lasek eye surgery for astigmatism?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Most patients with astigmatism can have laser eye surgery as long as they are good candidates otherwise.

In brief: Yes

Most patients with astigmatism can have laser eye surgery as long as they are good candidates otherwise.
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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

Lasik for astigmatism is just as safe as for any other refractive error such as nearsightedness or farsightedness.

In brief: Yes

Lasik for astigmatism is just as safe as for any other refractive error such as nearsightedness or farsightedness.
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