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Q&A: Should I consider implant lenses or LASIK if my gas permeable contact lenses work just fine and do not want dry eyes?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - I am used to my crisp wonderful vision from gas permeable contact lenses. I have worn contacts for 30 years. Should I wait until some sort of lens implant is available (I'm aware that Intacs went ... View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Am I a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am nearsighted (od -125-25x180 and os -100 sph)?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - I have a prescription of od -125-25x180 and os -100 sph. Am I a good candidate for Lasik to correct my nearsightedness? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Should I consider INTACS to correct my vision and what is the safety and reliability feedback on the procedure?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - I am considering the new procedure Intacs for correction. Any feedback on the safety/ reliability of the procedure? View full question & answer >>

Q&A: Is the combination of LASIK eye surgery followed by INTACS rings after three months safe and how effective?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - I was evaluated today for LASIK by Dr. Dan Durrie, (Kansas City) who has been rated as one of the top 10 refractive surgeons in the country. I was disappointed to find out that I have thin corneas (480mk), ... View full question & answer >>