Does Anyone Want to Manage Refractice Surgery?

on July 12th, 2006 | Filed under Optoblog

Well, another multi-million dollar settlement against a LASIK surgeon. This time it’s against an awarded TLC ophthalmologist.

TLC isn’t one of those Sunday comic laser centers. And I don’t think an eye doctor managing a pre-op LASIK patient would just miss a keratoconus problem since computer-assisted analyzation of cornea topographical maps helps catch almost all of those. And if a 9 page informed consent document, a video, and doctor counseling doesn’t count for anything, then maybe the only criteria is whether or not the individual likes their outcome.

Anyone for LASIK surgery?

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One Response to “Does Anyone Want to Manage Refractice Surgery?”

  1. Kelly says:

    As with any surgery, there are risks and possible complications. Lasik may not give you perfect vision.