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Is there laser eye surgery available for myopic astigmatism?

Yes. See an ophthalmologist / lasik specialist to see if you are a candidate based on amount of correction, corneal thickness, and corneal topography (shape of your cornea). Read more...

Can laser eye surgery correct myopic near sightedness?

Yes. Yes. Most myopic patients do well with laser eye surgery. Although the laser are approved off higher correction, i generally treat up to -10 d (as long as everything else is normal. Read more...

How is laser eye surgery to correct nearsightedness?

Do you mean . Recovery or cost? Results are very good. Lasik is not however for everyone, there are some who are not good candidates, they don't meet the treatment criteria. Talk with and make an appointment with an ophthalmologist to get the details. Read more...

Tell me more about laser eye surgery for nearsightedness?

It works. It is a good option for people who want to reduce their need for glasses or contacts. It is well-established, readily available and reasonably priced. What's holding you up? Read more...

Is it safe to get laser eye surgery to correct nearsightedness?

Almost always. Nearsightedness is the most common thing treated with lasik. Your lasik surgeon will determine if you qualify and if so, it is safe and effective. Read more...

Can laser eye surgery cure eye disorders?

Several . Lasers are used extensively in medicine. In ophthalmology they are used across many fields. In refractive surgery they are used to make cataract surgery safer and to help rid young adults of eyeglasses. In glaucoma we use them to prevent blindness in open and closed glaucoma. In retina disease we use lasers to prevent blindness in diabetic retinopathy, ocular strokes, and repair retinal holes. Read more...