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Having myopia. Want to undergo laser treatment. Suggestion? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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User:Hi doctor..i have -3 number ie myopia
Doctor:Please proceed with the query.
User:i would like to undergo laser it right decision
Doctor:Yes you can undergo laser treatment
User:is it safe..i m planning 2 go in vasan eye care
Doctor:Vasan eye care is a very good place for treatment
User:in vashi,maharashtra
Doctor:It is completely safe, day care procedure
Doctor:you will be able to go home in half a day after it
Doctor:you should wear dark glasses for 15 days after it
Doctor:and avoid harsh sunlight
Doctor:reading, watching tv for 15 days
Doctor:minimal pain too
User:as i m having only -3 all my collegues are nt allowing me 2 undergo
User:they disagree with my decision..i m confused now..
Doctor:They cannot misguide you, you will need an opthalmologist guidance .
Doctor:If you have high bp
User:yes i contacted them done all checkup req,
User:they told i can undergo
Doctor:or other medical complications like that
User:cost told by vasan is 0000..
Doctor:it is around the same cost everywhere.
User:i just want to be clear that i m taking the right decision or not
Doctor:maybe cheaper in goverment hospitals
Doctor:but better care in private
Doctor:many people do it, there is no need to worry
User:as i m comp engg..using comp wont be problem rt
Doctor:If you do not like vasan you can go to XXXXXXX nethralaya
Doctor:for 15 days it is better to avoid,
Doctor:but once again you can ask your opthalmologist if you can go earlier
Doctor:you are welcome.
Doctor:kindly login for further queries.
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