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Q&A: Is there a Lasek Surgery with Glaucoma?

William Goldstein, MD Picture - I am near-sighted, have an astigmatism, am down to 20% vision in each eye from Glaucoma, and had a catarat removed and replaced with a lens in my right eye.I have heard that any surgery to correct vision ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: If my mother has glaucoma and I am told I am at a high risk for the same, is this a reason no to have LASIK eye surgery done?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - My mother has glaucoma and has to take drops every day forever.She was mid- fifties when it was discovered.I'm told I am a high risk for also developing it-I'm 35 now. Would that be a reason not ... View full question & answer >>