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... First of all, let me say, I am certainly not an expert on lasik and pregnancy. I've never even been pregnant, but I did have lasik 4 and a half months ago, so I figured I'd give my 2 cents. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Skylar...been following your lasik experience as well. I had the exact same surgery as you 1 week after you. Anyways, the office mgr at the eye drs had told me her lasik story and it involved pregnancy. ... (4 replies)
... personal account concerning pregnancy WITHIN 6 months of surgery. So far I'm very fortunate to have a great Lasik experience, so not sure if waiting 6 months is necessary...thoughts? ... (4 replies)

... ut not necessarily as it could rectify itself. Adjustments for life are free, so that's good. He said that 'theoretically' the concern was for the first 7 days after the op. when the drops you use 'could' pass through the placenta, but there's no hard evidence of this. ... (4 replies)
... then get pregnant shortly after you can have regression. ... (8 replies)
... BUT, we're trying for a family also, and we'd read that pregnancy changes the shape of the eye, and affects healing, and it's not recommended for 6 months after surgery. The optomotrist at the clinic, said pregnancy 'may' affect my vision, but corrective surgery after can be done. ... (1 replies)
... HI, I have a few questions I am hoping you guys can help me with! I am really considering getting the lasik surgery.I saw the doctor today for my first evaluation and he says I am a good canidate. However, I am concerned with the risks concerning pregnancy. ... (8 replies)
... iting. It is hard to make your decision based on other peoples situations, because it is impossible to know how YOUR body is going to react. My twin sister had lasik a few years ago and didn't have any problems after the first month, so even though I was nervous about my surgery I thought everything would be fine with me too. ... (8 replies)
... hat that helps you any. But, since the shape of your eye may change during pregnancy, you might either get pregnant before the surgery and wait for a few months after you give birth to get the surgery. Or, do what the docs say and wait six months after surgery to get pregnant. ... (8 replies)
... ast six months before having lasik. You do not want to take the chance of making dry eye problems worse! Trust me! I am also dealing with dry eyes four months after my surgery and they have been horrible. ... (8 replies)
... I am with this.The dry eye thing scares me too because I have allergies in the spring and take alot of allergy meds! I think this is something I should deal with after pregnancy. Missy, thanks for your input, I think you guys are right! Hope u both feel better soon!Dry eye is a miserable thing! ... (8 replies)
... ast night and asked one of the nurses and she said that, while they recommend that a woman not have the surgery while she is pregnant, you can get pregnant right after the surgery. She said that your eyes are going to change a little during pregnancy but, not enough to undo the surgery. ... (1 replies)
... How much did your vision fluctuate after surgery? ... (2 replies)
How old for lasik?
Mar 16, 2008
... You have to be at least 18, but I've heard it's best to wait until after 25yrs of age. ... (2 replies)
Should I do it?
Feb 23, 2012
... I am considering getting lasik on my eyes. ... (8 replies)




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