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Punctal Plugs?
Jan 31, 2005
... If you already have dry eyes, your ophthalmologist should definitely discourage you from getting the Lasik surgery. ... (6 replies)
Punctal Plugs?
Jan 26, 2005
... op and even after they have healed. Some people who have dry eyes already have had a worse experience with dry eyes. I don't want to discourage your from getting the surgery. ... (6 replies)
Punctal Plugs?
Jan 26, 2005
... I asked my optometrist about the plugs early on when my eyes were very dry and she said that they were only necessary in persons whose eyes were extremely dry. Although I felt like my eyes were "extremely dry", according to her they weren't that bad. ... (6 replies)

... op. In my research I found that having restasis or punctal plugs put in would help. ... (4 replies)
Punctal Plugs?
Jan 25, 2005
... I read about them breifly but, I wouldn't even think about them unless you talk to your Lasik doctor and they say that you might have dryness in your eyes for longer than the healing time. ... (6 replies)
Punctal Plugs?
Jan 26, 2005
... Just an update for anyone who is reading... ... (6 replies)
... I think that it would be a good idea for you to try punctal plugs. I have had them for awhile now. I have the ones that Michelle described with the little flat top that pokes out. They are permanent plugs. ... (32 replies)
... Thanks for writing back to me! ... (15 replies)
... I'm not familiar with blepharitis, in fact I've never heard of it, but I guess I thought for a while I may have rosacea. ... (15 replies)
... e worn glasses since high school and went to contacts, probably when I was a senior. Over the last few years, contact lenses have caused me a lot of pain. I have dry eye and have been diagnosed with GPC in the past. I gave up wearing contacts this past year, and let me tell you, I hate wearing glasses! ... (15 replies)
Lasik 11-14-07
Jan 6, 2008
... with the cold, dry air lately mine have been waking me up at night very dry. But generally, I do not notice the dryness during the day. ... (1 replies)
... I have had many complications due to the dry eyes, such as epithelium cells detaching, rough dry spots, and yes, constant dry eyes. Remember, I was already severely dry to start with. ... (3 replies)
... I can see the computer and everything great because one of my eyes has good vision, the other is blurry at all distances on details. ... (25 replies)
... My eyes were pretty dry before LASIK, so dry I couldn't wear my contacts which is why I decided to get LASIK. I knew this would bring additional dryness. I had surgery on Dec. ... (16 replies)
... ers will send their sales consultants to meet you and never the actual surgeon. You don't meet the surgeon until the day of the surgery. My doctor talked to me for over an hour prior to the surgery. He greeted me by name before the surgery. ... (3 replies)
... Like you I started experiencing my left eye getting blurry a few days after, I think sooner than when yours did, it's been this way for about 5 days now. ... (18 replies)
Flakseed Oil?
Feb 10, 2005
... Thank you Dawn but, since my procedure 3 weeks and a day ago, my dry eyes have gotten much better. ... (4 replies)
... I always used drops for my eyes but nothing severe. But since January 2009 my eyes are dry and itchy. It's been dismissed as allergies etc. ... (4 replies)
... surgery by 6 months. A few reports have said it could take a year. I think it is very uncommon for it to take alot longer than that or be permanent. This week i started using Theratears Liquigel almost exclusively and I have been more comfortable. ... (3 replies)
... for Custom Wavefront Intralase. I am in Oklahoma City. As was mentioned above this was far from the end of the costs for me. ... (10 replies)

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