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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. ... (4 replies)
... up and let you know what I hear. ... (4 replies)

... Anyway, I don't know that 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)
... ad at first for me, but really kicked in around 1.5 months. Since then it has been very cyclical...good week, then a bad week, etc. It really is a pain though, and very scary to think that it could take years to go away, or maybe never go away! It seems like everything can add to the dryness though. ... (8 replies)
... If you remember I posted on here enquiring about the same topic. Yesterday I took the plunge and had my eyes lasered. ... (4 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... I am also wondering about this as we'd like a family and were planning to wait the 6 months. My Lasik is next week. I asked my doctor and they also recommend waiting the 6 months but he did say that the changes in sight during pregnancy are temporary, while you're pregnant. ... (1 replies)
... I agree with everything that Michelle said. I've also read many websites and doctor's reports that suggested waiting at least six months before having lasik. You do not want to take the chance of making dry eye problems worse! Trust me! ... (8 replies)
... Its just that I had my evaluation already and I was so close. But I have read so many different things regarding pregnancy.Some doctors say 6 months, some say 3 and some people have had regression, some have not.My doc said I could try yo get pg right away? ... (8 replies)
... I remember agonizing about whether or not to have the procedure and worrying about side effects, etc. So, I thought I'd come back and update you guys about how things are going 4 years down the road. ... (6 replies)
... ed that anyone on here that may face the same question in the future could benefit from what I found out. I called my doc last 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. ... (1 replies)
How old for lasik?
Mar 16, 2008
... I would hate to spend thousands of dollars on vision correction surgery and then have my vision change again. ... (2 replies)
... If you don't mind sharing, how long did the healing process take for you? How much did your vision fluctuate after surgery? What was your result 1 month out, 2 months out, 3 months out? Thanks in advance. (2 replies)
... Today a colleague asked about my experience and I found that old thread to email her and thought I'd give you guys an update. ... (2 replies)
Should I do it?
Feb 23, 2012
... I am considering getting lasik on my eyes. ... (8 replies)




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