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Sep
2013

Q&A: I wear glasses both for short and long distance. Will laser correct both near and far sight?

William Goldstein, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com does laser correct both near and far sight. I wear glasses both for short and long distance.What i'm asking is, will laser correct both. Also would like to know the cost and is there a difference ... 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 >>
Aug
2013

Q&A: Considering having lasik surgery done to clear up my astigmatism?

Emil Chynn, MD, FACS, MBA Picture - LocateADoc.com I am considering having lasik surgery done to clear up my astigmatism. I read that if I have a certain type of vision problem, that often when a person gets older and starts to lose his vision do to age, ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Where can I find information on side effects of laser vision correction for farsightedness?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com Is there a site available that details the possible side effects of having surgery to correct my farsightedness? I have heard of becoming light sensitive and having "dry eyes". Your newsletter ... 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 >>
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 >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Would you recommend Laser eye surgery, RK or PRK to correct myopia. And which is more cost effective(cheap).

Richard Lomas, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com What would you recommend Laser eye surgrey, RK or PRK to correct myopia. And which is more cost effective(cheap). Thanx View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: My vision is Right -25 with -75 with ax 142; Left -0 with 075 by 30. Would I be a good candidate for Lasik?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com If my vision is as follows would I be a good candidate for Lasik? Right -25 with -75 with ax 142; Left -0 with 075 by 30. I'm told my vision isn't bad but I do need to wear glasses so I don't ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: If I get laser surgery to correct my myopia and astigmatism, will I have increased night vision and sensitivity to glare issues?

Richard Lomas, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am interested in laser surgery as I have both myopia and astigmatism, and am unhappy with the amount of correction I get with glasses. However I have read that poor night vision and sensitivity to glare ... View full question & answer >>