Location: Seattle, WA
Member since 7/24/2012


  • 19 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 discussions
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Tired of Contact Lenses!!! But a Little Scared of LASIK... :-/ - Seattle, WA

I'm 28 years old, and have been wearing contacts for almost half my life. I started wearing contacts when I was about 13 years old. I was not a very responsible lens wearer, as one might expect of a teenager. My parents suggested that I wear glasses, but I was pretty strong willed and did NOT want to wear glasses. I eventually became more responsible, and things were generally fine until I... READ MORE

Questions from SeattleGirl2

Wearing Contacts Before Consultation?

I've been calling around to schedule a consultation for LASIK. Some offices require that contacts not be worn for 8 days before the consultation, whereas other offices do not... READ MORE

Discussions started by SeattleGirl2

Looking for Seattle Area LASIK doctors

Has anyone had LASIK surgery in the Seattle area? I'd love to get some recommendations.  READ MORE

Acupuncture for sweating/hyperhidrosis?

Has any one tried acupuncture for sweating?  READ MORE

Recent comments from SeattleGirl2

Thanks for sharing! I decided not to go forward with LASIK for now because of the risks involved. There isn't enough known about the long-term side effects. Plus a friend of mine who had LASIK about 10 years ago is already wearing... READ COMMENT

I decided not to do it for now. My allergies aren't as bad this year, so contacts are working out just fine. I wear daily disposable contacts. Do you wear contacts? READ COMMENT

How's your recovery going? READ COMMENT

I'm glad my review could help you prepare! I've heard that the procedure itself is not painful, but after WATCHING how it is done, I am pretty freaked out! READ COMMENT