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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   What is Lasic (Losic?) Laser therapy. How much it wil cost
Doctor :   Lasik is laser assisted insitu keratomilieusis
Doctor :   it smoothens the surface of cornea on the eye
Doctor :   depending on the irregularity on it
Doctor :   it is usualy done for myopic and other eye problems
Doctor :   after the age of 18 yrs when there is no change of power any more
User :   can anyone having eyesight probs go for it?
Doctor :   it depends on the problem
Doctor :   first the surgeon checks the criteria if you fall in the to be operable people
Doctor :   also on the thickness of cornea
Doctor :   and many more
Doctor :   it depends on the acumen of surgeon to do and the technology he uses
User :   what will be the cost of operation?
Doctor :   it cost around 30k to 40k
Doctor :   we shall get back to you with the best surgeon doing with the best technology if you want
User :   ok but i want to know the good hospitals for this
Doctor :   absolutely
Doctor :   we shall get back with the best one
Doctor :   what is your age
User :   25

Doctor :   are you myopic
Doctor :   what is the power of lens you are wearing
User :   actually my sister wants to undergo this op
Doctor :   ok
User :   she is wearing +5
User :   but im not sure
Doctor :   ok please confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   0000
User :   exactly
Doctor :   ok one of our doctors shall call you and helpyou
User :   sure
User :   thanks
Doctor :   bye

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