Ophthalmologists Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Sep
2001

Q&A: While my sight is not really bad, I do have slightly blurred vision, especially when reading small print. What should I be doing to stop this continuing problem?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com While my sight is not really bad, I do have slightly blur vison especially when reading small print. What should I be doing to stop this continuing problem? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: I have crisp vision with my gas permeable contact lenses. WIll my vision be just as crisp after LASIK?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com I am used to my crisp wonderful vision from gas permeable contact lenses. I have worn contacts for 30 years. Should I wait until some sort of lens implant is available (I'm aware that Intacs went ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What are my options for keratoconus?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com some body told me they started developing a new laser techniqu to treat kerato konus , but I won't advise to do it rigtnow , I am a long term sufferer of that disease , which can be corrected somehow ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: After having LASIK enhancement I have noticed a consistent floater in my vision. Is this "normal" or should I be concerned?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Had a LASIK enhancement done in my left eye two weeks ago and have noticed a consistent floater for the last six days. My Doc did a dilated pupil exam and said everything was ok and I will be fine. Is ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Four days after LASIK and my vision is fluctuating. Is this normal and how long will it last?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik performed last Friday (4 days ago). My vision is flucutating a great deal. Sometimes I see well and other times I can hardly focus on anything. Is this normal? If so, how long will this last ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: I was told by one doctor that I would probably need reading glasses after LASIK and that monovision could prevent me from needing reading glasses for awhile. Does this make any sense to you?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Thanks for your response to my questions. I did want to tell you that I don't need corrective lenses for reading yet. I was told by one doctor that I would probably need reading glasses after LASIK ... 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 experience should an Ophthalmologist have in order to perform Excimer Laser surgery and what can I expect to pay for both eyes?

David Cano, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com REF: Excimer Laser What experience should an ophtalmology have with this procedure regarding the number of surgeries done? What price am I looking for both eyes? What are the positives ? What are the ... 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: With me having to take Coumadin am I safe to have the Laser Vision Correction?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com With me having to take Coumadin am I safe to have the Laser Vision Correction. This is something I'm interested in but don't know when I'll be able to. JL Stroud View full question & answer >>