Ophthalmologists Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Sep
1999

Q&A: I have been diagnosed with corneal guttata. Could you please tell me what it is and if it has a good prognosis?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have been diagnosed with corneal guttata and have not been able to get any information on it. Could you please tell me what it is and what the prognosis is. I have a strong family history of glaucoma ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: If I had Bell Palsy will it affect my eyesight after lasik surgery?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com If I had Bell Palsy well it affect my eye site after lasik surgery View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: Are there anesthetics given during the surgery or are you "awake" during the surgery?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Are there anesthetics given during the surgery or are you "awake" during the surgery? View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: Is there a treatment for both myopia and presbyopia available?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Is there a treatment (like the laser or reshaping method) for both myopia and presbyopia available? If not, when will it be available and who is working on it? View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: What are the costs associated with contact lens implants and what other information can you offer on the procedure?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com As an alternative to Lasik becuase of the cost, I would like to ask about contact lense implant, cost and other info. I live in Westchester County NY. Thank you View full question & answer >>
Sep
1999

Q&A: I have been quoted the fee of $4300.00 for lasik vision correction. Is that the average price for LASIK?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com I have been quoated the fee of 4300.00 for lasiks vision correction, are the fees for this surgery by reputable doctors all the same? Or is it worth my wild to get quotes from doctors in other areas where ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: Three weeks after LASIK I am now experiencing poor vision in very dim lights. Is this normal?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had lasik sugery about 3 weeks ago. My prescription was about -3.25 (l) -3.50(R). I experience now poor vision under very dim lights, driving at night can be very trying. I was wondering if this is ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: My eye doctor states that I cannot have laser vision correction due to the constant change in my eyes. Is this true?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have worn glasses for 20 years as I have never been able to comfortably wear contacts. I am 33. My prescription has changed five diopters over the past two years (three during pregnancy and two since ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: After LASIK I now have a hard time seeing thing within 30 feet. WIll my eyes adjust over time and if not is there an enhancement procedure that can correct the hyperopia?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com I had my Lasik procedure a few days ago. Prior to the procedure I was a presbyopic myope (-4.50 distance and 1.50 add.) However, I have been over-corrected and am now around a +0.75 to +1.00 power in ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: Is the laser vision correction available for people with astigmatism and if so, how much astigmatism can a person have?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Is the laser vision correction available for people with astigmatism and if so, how much astigmatism can a person have? Thanks. View full question & answer >>