Nov
2013

Q&A: How long before surgery should a person not wear soft contact lenses?

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How long before surgery should a person not wear soft contact lenses? 

- John

Answer: 

William S. Goldstein, MD - LocateADoc.com

One to 2 weeks is the recommended period of time to stop soft contacts for any type of eye surgery. If the measurements are not stable, another couple of weeks may be needed.

--William S. Goldstein, MD
Shelby Township, MI

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