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Q&A: Have there been any new procedural advancements that would help someone considering laser surgery?have there been any new procedural advancements that would help someone considering laser surgery - linda
Q&A: Could I be a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am myopic, have severe astigmatism and have congenital cataracts?I am 50 yrs old, have been wearing eyeglasses since I was 7 yrs. old for myopia. I now also have bifocals. I've also been told I have severe astigmatism and also congenital cataracts. Could I possilby be a candidate for lasik surgery? - Julie
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?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 diffrent in every patient. Would you recoomend any vitamins or certain foods to eat that would improve my vivion or are is that not practical? Do most reputable eye clinics back your surgery up with a warrenty? How long does it take to heal and see 20/20 after your surgery? Thanks again for your time - Russ
Q&A: Which should come first ... LASIK surgery or eyelid lift surgery and how much time between the surgeries?Sorry - I have one more question - I am also considering having eyelid lift surgery and lasik vision correction surgery - which should be performed first - and how much time should elapse between the two? Thanks. - J.L.
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?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 side affects of Laser eye surgery,has there been any long term study on the affects? In 20 years is everybody who had this surgery going to go blind? What is the youngest age a person should get Laser eye surgery? I've heard reports of people having trouble seeing at night time with Laser eye surgery, is this an isolated case? I was also wondering about the use of contacts are you familar with this area or should I direct my contact related questions to another doctor? Thanx - Russ