Excimer LASIK Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Oct
2015

Q&A: Is LASIK surgery covered under any medical insurances?

J. Woodhams, M.D., FAAO Picture - LocateADoc.com is lasik sugery covered under any medical insurances View full question & answer >>
Jul
2014

Q&A: What are the effects of hormone replacement therapy on LASIK?

Emilio Justo, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had LASIK vision correction in 2003, and over the last couple of years since starting estrogen therapy developed new astigmatism . I read that a side effect of estrogen is corneal steepening, changes ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2014

Q&A: Have there been any new procedural advancements that would help someone considering laser surgery?

Emil Chynn, MD, FACS, MBA Picture - LocateADoc.com have there been any new procedural advancements that would help someone considering laser surgery View full question & answer >>
Nov
2013

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

William Goldstein, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com How long before surgery should a person not wear soft contact lenses? View full question & answer >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: Do less expensive lasik procedures mean lower quality in vision correction?

Thomas Croley, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Do less expensive lasik procedures mean lower quality in vision correction or is it the same as a more expensive procedure? What price range is reasonable? View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Can I expect my LASIK Eye Surgery to put my eyes at 20/20 and can I take vitamins or certain foods to help?

Richard Lomas, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Dear Mr. Lomas thatnk you for your reply. So Lasik eye surgery and Laser eye surgery are the same thing? Does LASIK eye surgery put your eyes at 20/20 or does it just get them close to 20/20, or is it ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Regarding LASIK eye suregery and Laser eye surgery, what is the difference, why is the cost rising, what are the risks, and are there age requirements?

Richard Lomas, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Dear Mr.Lomas thank you for your reply. I was wondering why the cost of LASIK eye surgery is rising in Washington state? And is Laser eye surgery the same thing as LASIK eye surgery? Also what are the ... 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: Could I be at risk with LASIK eye surgery if I am prone to keloid (extra scar tissue) formation?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I AM 41YEARS OLD AND PREPARING FOR LASIX SURGERY. I DEVELOPED KELOIDS ON MY EARS DURING MY TEEN YEARS AFTER PIERCING. SINCE I HAVE REPEIRCED MY EARS AND HAD NO PROBLEMS. I ALSO HAVE A KELOID ON ONE BREAST ... View full question & answer >>
Mar
2000

Q&A: Is it safe to have the lasik surgery while taking St John's Wort?

Calvin Sprik, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Is it safe to have the lasik surgery while taking St John's Wort? This herb is known to cause photosensitivity and I have read that its important to avoid exposure to the sun and ultraviolet light ... View full question & answer >>