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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 >>
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 >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What are epithelial inclusions and why not consider PRK in stead of LASEK or LASIK eye surgery?

Ernest Kornmehl, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com i am not sure what epithelial inclusions are. also i have not been able to get to the file on lasek from my computer. do you have some info on lasek. also why no prk. thanks audrey View full question & answer >>