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Is Lasik surgery safe and can you suggest a good doctor in Kandivali, Mumbai ?

Hi doctor , I would like to do lasik surgery for my eye to remove short sight, have been using specs for a very long time, could you please suggest a good doctor in and around Kandivali in Mumbai ? What are the precautions I should be taking for this surgery ? is there a risk involved in going for this surgery ?
Asked On : Wed, 29 Jun 2011
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welcome to HCM
Has your power increased in recent times?
How long u have been using spects?
Do you face difficulty in reading ,watering in eyes etc in recent times ?
When did you did vision test last time?
Lasik surgery is safe Precautions for those using lens-have to stop using not for u.
hardly 30 min procedure.1st examination day u need somebody to take you back home bcoz medicine in eye to relax to check eye.
But Opthalmologist will judge ur eye condition.consult the doctor.

Answered: Wed, 29 Jun 2011
OBGYN Dr. Rakhi Tayal's  Response
Thanks for writing to us.
The surgery is quite safe and effective and like is true with every procedure, it also has got some minor side effects and complications.To find a good Eye specialist nearest to your place, we have patient written reviews for doctors in our listing, those can guide you for a better doctor. You can search for a doctor in your area at .
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I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal

Answered: Wed, 29 Jun 2011
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