LASIK Eye Surgery Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Jul
2001

Q&A: Should I consider LASIK eye surgery using mono-vision to avoid needing glasses in order to read?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 41 year old female that has worn corrective lenses (both glasses and contacts, but primarily contacts) for nearsightedness since the 10th grade. I have been evaluated for LASIK and have been told ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Based on my correction of -3.75 Diopters for my right eye and -3.5 Diopters for my left eye, what is the minimum thickness that my corneas need to be in order to be a good candidate for LASIK or PRK surgery?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Based on my correction of -3.75 Diopters for my right eye and -3.5 Diopters for my left eye, what is the mimimum thickness that my corneas need to be in order to be a good candidate for LASIK or PRK surgery? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What instrument is used to measure cornea thickness and what thickness is needed for LASIK eye surgery?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com What instrument is used to measure cornea thickness and what is the thickness needed to qualify as a good candidate for LASIK surgery? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: What can I do about my chronic dry eyes since having LASIK eye surgery?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello, I had LASIK performed on my right eye in Nov. 1998, with an enhancement done in June 1999. I posted a question to this website 11/99 regarding the dry eye that followed the surgery, and was advised ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Could I be at risk with LASIK eye surgery if I am prone to keloid (extra scar tissue) formation?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I AM 41YEARS OLD AND PREPARING FOR LASIX SURGERY. I DEVELOPED KELOIDS ON MY EARS DURING MY TEEN YEARS AFTER PIERCING. SINCE I HAVE REPEIRCED MY EARS AND HAD NO PROBLEMS. I ALSO HAVE A KELOID ON ONE BREAST ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Where can I go to see credentials and practice history of the surgeon to perform my LASIK eye surgery?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am interested in researching the credentials and practice history of the surgeon I am considering to perform my Lasik Procedure. Please let me know of web sites and other resources available to research ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: After LASIK the vision in my left eye is not as good as my right eye and the eye is dry. What should I do?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik about 3 weeks ago, and the vision in my left eye is not as good as the right eye. I'm told by my Dr. that the eye is dry. but when I use drops in it nothing changes. I also have a lot ... View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Are some people more susceptible to Myopia than others? And if so why?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Are some people more susceptible to Myopia than others? And if so why? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: How do you find a LASIK physician with the best reputation?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com How do you find a Lasik physician with the best reputation? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Am I still a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I have been diagnosed with Choroidal Folds in one eye?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I've been diagnosed as having Chroidal Folds (which I can't find any information on) in my left eye. Am I still a candidate for LASIK? View full question & answer >>