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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Hi Doctor
Doctor :   hi xxxx
User :   Do you suggest Laser lasic operation for eye ?
User :   to get rid of specs ?
Doctor :   what is your age?
User :   27
Doctor :   Did you had a change in power for the last one year
Doctor :   what is the power
User :   yes, R -3.5 L -2.25
Doctor :   Do you mean you changed your glasses in the last one year
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   it was little less before ... it got changed in recent past
Doctor :   I suggest a Lasik operation
Doctor :   but i wonder whether you would be suitable or not
Doctor :   A recent change in power will not make you suitable
Doctor :   It all depends on the technology and the skill of the doctor
User :   long back .. i went to XXXXXXXX nethralaya.... they perfomed many kind of test and told that i am suitable ...
Doctor :   I would recommend you to a good eye specialist
User :   but the question is .. how perfect it can happen
User :   i have heard lots of rumours
Doctor :   yes but you had a recent change in power
Doctor :   That all depends on the skill and technology of the procedure
User :   which technology you suggest as best ..
Doctor :   It is completely safe
Doctor :   if it correctly done
Doctor :   I would get back to you with a good surgeon if you are in XXXX
User :   I am in xxxx
Doctor :   He shall first assess you if you are eligible for it
Doctor :   ok please confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   0000
User :   correct ... but i need to do more investigation from my side
Doctor :   one of our doctors shall call you and helpyou in finding the best
Doctor :   That shall be determined only on physical examination
Doctor :   usullay the thickness of cornea
Doctor :   is measured with tachymetry
Doctor :   Do you mean investigation about the hospital/doctor
User :   Please let me get back ..then provide details to others... email ID is ok ..
Doctor :   You can do it
User :   yes .... and technology as well
Doctor :   ok
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