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May
2014

Q&A: With Fuchs Corneal Dystrophy, when should I go for corneal transplant surgery?

William Goldstein, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I was recently diagnosed by my opthomologist as having Fuchs Distrophy. I have foggy vision, hallows around lights, burning eyes,thickenning corneas, and have started to wear perscription glasses 20-30, ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: Could I be a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am myopic, have severe astigmatism and have congenital cataracts?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 50 yrs old, have been wearing eyeglasses since I was 7 yrs. old for myopia. I now also have bifocals. I've also been told I have severe astigmatism and also congenital cataracts. Could I possilby ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: My mother had cataract surgery but now she can see fine until she is in the light, then it pretty much blinds her .Do you know what causes this and what can be done to correct it?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com This question is for my mother not me, she is an elderly woman, who has had cataract surgery, the operation was a sucess. There is only oneproblem, now the light really bothers her, they say she is light ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Can a cataract come back after one is removed and an artificial lens is installed?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello, Is it possible to have a cataract return to the same eye that 2 years ago had cataract and artificial lens replacement surgery? This eye has very rapidly(within the last 6 months ) become cloudy ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: Can LASEK eye surgery cause cataracts?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com Dear Dr., I had Lasek surgery less than a year ago. I would like to know if Lasek surgery can cause cataracts? I am 55 years old. Any information or direction would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: After having glaucoma & cataract surgery my vision is foggy. What can I do about it?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com After having Glaucoma & cateract surgery I am experencing foggy condition. What is this called and what can I doe about it? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: I would like to know if Lasek surgery can cause cataracts?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Dear Dr., I had Lasek surgery less than a year ago. I would like to know if Lasek surgery can cause cataracts? I am 55 years old. Any information or direction would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What experience should an Ophthalmologist have in order to perform Excimer Laser surgery and what can I expect to pay for both eyes?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com REF: Excimer Laser What experience should an ophtalmology have with this procedure regarding the number of surgeries done? What price am I looking for both eyes? What are the positives ? What are the ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Should I be concerned with having LASIK eye surgery done if my mother had glaucoma and grandmother had cataracts?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 40 year old female with nearsightedness and astigmatism. I have been told by an eye surgeon that I am a good candidate for Lasik. I am currently planning to have Lasik surgery in the next few months. ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Is my doctor correct in saying I cannot have surgery to remove cataracts because I had LASIK eye surgery a year ago?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had Lasik surgery a year ago. I now have 20/20 vision but need reading glasses. Recently I went to my original Ophamoligist(sp) for a glaucoma test because it runs in my family. Pressures were fine ... View full question & answer >>