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Lasik for $299: is This a Scam?

One lasik clinic quoted me $2,000 an eye.  Another advertises only $299. Is the expensive clinic trying to rip me off?  They told me to... READ MORE

Post Cataract Surgery, my Eyes Seem to Be Different Sizes. Is This Possible?

I had cataract surgery with lens implanted in both eyes. My right eye was focused for distance and the left for close-up. Should one eye now be... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have Laser Eye Surgery?

I had cataracts removed from both eyes and now the I am told that I need laser to clear up my vision. Is this a safe procedure? READ MORE

How Does Allegretto Wave Compare to Other Laser Eye Options in Terms of Effectiveness?

How does Allegretto Wave compare to other laser eye options in terms of effectiveness? READ MORE

Correcting Laser Eye Surgery Side Effects

I had laser surgery done 4 years ago and still have starbursts, halos, and glare. Is there any help for me? READ MORE

Wavelight Allegretto Wave Eye-Q Flying Spot Laser from Alcon

What is the Max Optical Zone and Treatment Zone that this laser could correct? How good is this laser? So far its been 6 weeks and my night vision... READ MORE

When Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery After Being on Accutane?

I have been off of Accutane for 3 months and am considering laser eye surgery....how long should I wait? Is it like the waiting time for any other... READ MORE

Epi Lasek or Intralase Lasik (Both with Wavefront)

I am led to believe that these are currently the most advanced laser eye surgery techniques to date. I am leaning towards lasek because it seems it is... READ MORE

Is It Common to Have Restricted Eye Movement Up After an Eye Orbit Fracture, Entrp Muscle?

My daughter had an injury to her eye and had surgery 9 days ago, lower orbital fracture and entrapped muscle. The fracture was repaired and the muscle... READ MORE

How Fast Does Eye Surgery Results Deteriorate over Time?

How fast does eye surgery results deteriorate over time? READ MORE

Risks of Cataract Surgery for an Eldery Person Aged 70 Years?

For future reading purposes, we were advised to do cataract surgery as the vision is getting blur. 1. How long does the surgery lasts? 2. Will there... READ MORE

Whats the Best Time to Stop Using Contact Lenses Before Laser Eye Surgery?

I want to get laser eye operation. my power is 5 both the eyes.my doctor recommend me to stop wearing contact lenses for an year and then the... READ MORE

Laser Eye Surgery or Bates Method Therapy for Myopia?

Is there any different cure for curing myopia except for laser surgery and wearing glasses? I have heard of Bates method therapy but I have not... READ MORE

When I Can Wash my Eyes After LASEK? What is the Best Practice During Healing Period? Also, Are Headaches Normal?

I have gone through LASEK treatment 20 days ago. Should I take bath now as regularly as before? Now I am seeing better expect my vision is still... READ MORE

What is the Most Advanced Eye Surgery Tech Currently on the Market?

What is the most advanced eye surgery tech currently on the market? READ MORE

How to Tell if I Got PRK or Lasik?

Last month, I underwent what I believed to be PRK (at least that's what I wanted). However, there is no mention of PRK or (photo-refractive... READ MORE

Eye Surgery Brown Spot on Eye? (photo)

Okay so I have had this brown spot on my eye for as long as I can remember which I think it has grown over the years I remember seeing a doctor about... READ MORE

Droopy Eyelid After Cataract Surgery?

Shortly after left eye cataract surgery I had swelling and pain in the eye and was put on a mild steroid drop for about 1 month followed by a much... READ MORE

Scar on Sclera

I have a small scar on my sclera caused by a childhood injury as i was hit by a ball near the eye, its brownish like a birth mark and want to know if... READ MORE

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