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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 >>
Mar
2002

Q&A: What is the price for LASIK eye surgery if I am nearsighted and have astigmatism in both eyes?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have been looking into Lasik/Lasek surgery for awhile now. I am at a point where I wish to price the surgery that I will require. I know I need to go to a few local dr's and get a free consultation ... View full question & answer >>
Mar
2002

Q&A: Is a cornea thickness of 475 to 495 adequate for LASIK eye surgery?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Is a corneal thickness of 475 to 495 ok for LASIK - my vision is 20-400 View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: Could I be a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am myopic, have severe astigmatism and have congenital cataracts?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com 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 ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: Is it normal and for how long will I have blurry vision and current vision of 20/25 and 20/40 after having LASIK eye surgery a week ago?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I had LASIK surgery a week ago. At the one week follow-up, my vision is 20/25 (was 20/800) in my right eye and 20/40 (was 20/600) in my left. Everything still seems a bit blurry especially inside. The ... 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: Which should come first ... LASIK surgery or eyelid lift surgery and how much time between the surgeries?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com 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 ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Should I get a second opinion if my vision keeps changing between blurry and clear after LASIK eye surgery and one enhancement?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik in March 2001 with an enhancement in July 2001. For several months my vision seems to be changing constantly with blury vision then clear. My doctor is talking about a second enhancement but ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: Should I get a second opinion if my vision keeps changing between blurry and clear after LASIK eye surgery and then enhancement?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik in March 2001 with an enhancement in July 2001. For several months my vision seems to be changing constantly with blury vision then clear. My doctor is talking about a second enhancement but ... View full question & answer >>