Ophthalmology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Mar
2000

Q&A: How soon after LASIK will I know what my corrected vision will be?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com How soon will I know what my corrected vision will be after lasik? View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: Am I a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am -3.75 / -4.75 myopia and -3.75 astigmatism and will I have night vision problems?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com My prescription is -3.75 and -4.75 myopia and -3.75 astigmatism. My pupils were 4 mm at my last eye exam and dilation. I am scheduled for Lasik on a Chiron Technolas 217. Am I a good candidate for Lasik? ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: How big is too big for pupil size and good results with lasik?

Alexandra Chebil, MD, FRCSC Picture - LocateADoc.com How big is too big for pupil size and good results with lasik? My Rx is -4. View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: Can laser eye surgery and / or methods developed by William Bates correct and prevent further change with nearsightedness?

John D. Zdral, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am nearsighted (-1.25;-1.25) and I would like to find out how to prevent worsening of my eye-sight (I am willing to try anything) or perhaps even try to make it better. I have heard of some methods ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: Is there published information on the safety, effectiveness and qualification requirements of Canadian versus US LASIK eye surgeons?

Calvin Sprik, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My wife is considering traveling from Seattle to Vancouver, BC for lasik surgery. Do you know of any specific resources where I can find statistics on the safety and effectiveness of the procedure in ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: Do doctors in Canada have to have the same qualifications as ones in the US and are there statistics on safety and effectiveness?

Calvin Sprik, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My wife is considering traveling from Seattle to Vancouver, BC for lasik surgery. Do you know of any specific resources where I can find statistics on the safety and effectiveness of the procedure in ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2000

Q&A: What is a reasonable amount of time after LASIK eye surgery for your vision to stabilize and then consider if enhancement is needed?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com What is a reasonable amount of time for vision to come in extremely clearly after a LASIK procedure? When does a patient need to consider having an enhancement procedure done on an already-operated on ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2000

Q&A: Am I a candidate for LASIK eye surgery if I am nearsighted (od -125-25x180 and os -100 sph)?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a prescription of od -125-25x180 and os -100 sph. Am I a good candidate for Lasik to correct my nearsightedness? View full question & answer >>
Jan
2000

Q&A: What is the total price for LASIK eye surgery for eyes with -4.25 / -5.25 plus minor astigmatism?

Andrew Caster, MD, FACS Picture - LocateADoc.com What is the price for the treatment of 2 eyes, LASIK. -4.25 and -5.25 plus a minor astigmas ?? eyes in good condition all ready checkt in hospital. Coming from Netherlands, and I hate waitinglist ! Thanks, ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2000

Q&A: What is the success rate of LASIK? What is an average cost of this procedure?

Byron Stratas, M.D., F.A.C.S. Picture - LocateADoc.com What is the success rate of LASIK? What is an average cost of this procedure? View full question & answer >>