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... I was told by one lady that has had PRK and works at a reputable eye surgery firm here in Va. Beach that with Lasik there is always a danger of dirt getting under the flap or it becoming dislodged forever that doesn't exist when you have the flap cut with a laser; as with PRK? Forever is pretty far after the 2 week healing period I would say.... I haven't heard that... (2 replies)
... Hey, Here is a link that I think I posted in a different thread a few days ago: The site seems pretty reputable. The answer to your question would seem to be that there's no way for dirt to get under the flap, but that the flap could come dislodged with some serious force (although that force would damage an eye that... (2 replies)
... martial arts which involves wrestling, fighting and boxing. He was told to NOT get lasik due to the high probability of his eye getting hit, rubbed,pressed on or punched. ... (2 replies)

Lasik danger!!
Mar 6, 2007
... m sure that you were well informed about the risks before your procedure and unfortunately you are in the small minority that experiences difficulties, millions of others have had great success so you can't really call that luck. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Apr 8, 2006
... Just would like to warn others about Lasik danger. ... (8 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Jul 21, 2007
... Luck or no luck, I am living a similar horrific experience from Lasik!! I had it done 10 days ago and cannot see to do much of anything. My right eye is blurry constantly and it's puffy when I wake up every morning. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Aug 2, 2007
... said that the problem with the right eye is due to striation of the cornea. He the asked if I wanted a prescription for glasses. I said no, since I see fine to drive and can read without any problem. This stinks. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Jul 21, 2007
... other studies which shows quite high stats for long term dry eye. and this is only dry eye as a complication, there other comlications suchas halos, bad quality of vision etc. ... (11 replies)
... At your age, if you are looking to do Lasik, you may be trading one pair of glasses for another, which makes it really important for you to discuss with your surgeon that near vision for reading and computer work is crucial to you. ... (6 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Mar 8, 2007
... I don't know who did Tiger Woods eyes byt my husband to be had Stephen F. Brint in New Orleans do his. Dr. Brint performed the first LASIK procedure in the United States and teaches other doctors as well. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Jul 25, 2007
... My boyfriend just had Lasik done a week ago. He's fine and very happy with the results. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
May 15, 2006
... am so depressed and wish I could take things back on this decission! If I can keep one more person from going through this hell, then I will feel better! I had lasik surgery one month ago and haven't been the same since. ... (8 replies)
... So wouldnt everybody got these problems because of nature of lasik? ... (12 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Jun 10, 2007
... My friend and I went at the same time I had lasik she had interlace, she had a lot of pain and a hicky on both eyes I had no pain and it was quick and easy. They did tell her she had little eyes and that is why they had a problem. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Apr 11, 2006
... t care about this Lasik crap vision any more. ... (8 replies)
... Not sure about trust, sure doctors are here because of us, but they are still only humans, and who knows how many of them get into that job for money than for patient. ... (40 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Mar 4, 2007
... e but not for the better. She is very depressed and this is making it very hard for her to just do every day things. She also suffers from Rhem. Arthritis on top of this. She feels very hopeless and the doctor does not really have a answer. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Jul 29, 2007
... I think a lot of people go into it with unrealistic expectations (and the doctor I went to gave a five page consent form listing all possible complications). I was a minus 7.5 and tested the next day at 20/20, but my vision is in and out and I know that it will take months to stabilize. I was also told that if you have autoimmune disease (such as RA) you are not a good... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
Mar 5, 2007
... When your eyes are dry, it manifest itself in blurriness. Our eyes need a really large amount of moisture both to function well and to heal well after surgery. ... (11 replies)
Lasik danger!!
May 21, 2006
... I had my enhancement 6 days ago. it was supposed to get rid of the astigmatism in my right eye, therefore correcting the ghosting and halos at night. ... (8 replies)

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