Implantable Contact Lens Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Oct
2000

Q&A: What is the status of permanent lens implants?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I understand that there is a corrective surgery that puts in a permanent lens and if and when your visions changes the correction can be made to the permanent lens. If this is true, what is the name of ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2000

Q&A: What are my chooses for surgery correction if I am hyperopia, power +17 for glasses?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com I have been suffering from hyperopia since my birth and wear glasses of power +17. Can i get operated and to how much extent the therapy can correct the problem thanks k.v. View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: What are the costs associated with contact lens implants and what other information can you offer on the procedure?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com As an alternative to Lasik becuase of the cost, I would like to ask about contact lense implant, cost and other info. I live in Westchester County NY. Thank you View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: What options do I have to correct extreme nearsightedness given I have had one torn retina?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have extremely bad near-sighted vision. I've had one of my retna's tear due the the extreme myopia. My vision is about -17.5/-18. I was wondering what type of options I have. I'm 22 years ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: How effective are the eye lens implants for cataract surgery and how long do they last?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My wife, 30 years of age, has recently been diagnosed with cataract. She is not diabetic and never used steroids. She has been healthy all her life. My question is how effective is Intra occular lens ... View full question & answer >>
Mar
1999

Q&A: What can I do to correct my vision if I have cataracts from steroid use and I am nearsighted?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com i have cataracts from excessive steroid use to bring ulcerative colits under control.i wear contacts -4.50. i recently started having trouble reading without holding papers at arms length, although without ... View full question & answer >>