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... Im calling on Monday to get an official number for my pupil size, but I noticed the doctor was surprised how large my pupils were, saying he had only seen one other person with larger pupils. Then he proceeded to tell me Im an excellent candidate for the surgery. ... (7 replies)
... I don't know much about large pupils but I would recommend cancelling your appointment. If you don't feel comfortable with the doctor or the facility then back out! ... (7 replies)
... After working with the doctors and getting my confidence built up I went through with the surgery. My pupils were 8mm so thats pretty darned big. Im 10 days out and Im doing great. ... (7 replies)

... I had the surgery last September. The doctor told me that I have large pupils, and the only time I ever notice is when I'm going from bright light to dark...it takes my eyes an extra couple of seconds to adjust, but it's always been like that. ... (7 replies)
... range in both eyes. was told my pupils were 5.5 milimeters after the surgery. ... (2 replies)
... mm is the upper range of normal dialated pupil size. Mine prior to lasik was 7mm so I went with custom lasik that supposedly have better results for larger pupils. ... (7 replies)
... I have seriously been considering LASIK for a few years now. ... (1 replies)
... I had Lasik done on one eye 16 years ago. I never got the other eye done. I have a large prescription and large pupils. ... (0 replies)
... My doctor told me I had slightly larger pupils than most people but I was still a good candidate. I was maybe 20 when I had the procedure. ... (7 replies)
... t a good idea. Even though they say that pupil size is no longer an issue, as you can see from the stories on here many people have serious night vision problems and large pupils can be a contributing factor. Plus with your thin corneas it seems rather risky, especially for such a small prescription. ... (10 replies)
... I am so glad you are well and happy with your decision! ... (7 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 2, 2012
... It redirects the light on the cost of your cornea strength and tissues. Contacts and glasses redirect light too don't they? ... (22 replies)
... That's why they suggested the custom lasik for my large pupils, because they said that they were only slightly large and contracted a lot in the light. The custom lasik would be able to tailor the laser specifically to my pupil size. ... (5 replies)
... He recommended that I get a 2nd opinion from the surgeon who will be doing the Lasik. I went in for my 2nd opinion and an additional consultation, and the office staff were very friendly, but they had me meet with another doctor since my surgeon wasn't available that day. ... (5 replies)
... hey intg, be careful what your getting into here. you have some issues heading in that are clear stop signs. first your eyes are clearly dry going into this and will only get worse regardless of the regimen of drops your currently taking prior to this. during the surgery they sever you nerves that produce tears. ... (5 replies)
... I just had custom lasik with intralase last week and I did a lot of research about it beforehand because I have large pupils too. When dilated, I have one pupil that is 6.25 mm and the other is 7 mm. ... (1 replies)
... No, just leave your cornea the way naturally and healthy it is. Be very lucky to have such small prescription without astigmatisms etc. ... (10 replies)
... off by the idea. I've been doing a lot of research and it seems the risks are pretty big and no one really knows what happens to you in the long run. ... (1 replies)
... I had PRK and that was supposedly better concerning the dry eyes. Well....my dry eyes use to be endurable before the surgery and now after surgery...they are bone dry. I use drops all day and upon waking my eyelids are so dry they stick to my eyeballs and it hurts to pry them open. ... (5 replies)
... My problem is that I have large pupils, I didn't research lasik long enough to see if I was a good candidate. I just took my doctors word for it. ... (6 replies)


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