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There is a lot to take into consideration when you’re trying to decide if you want to have LASIK eye surgery. After all, we are talking about your most precious sense: your eyesight. It would seem obvious that you meet your LASIK surgeon during your LASIK consultation. However, this is not the case...

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At Providence Eye & Laser Specialists, some patients ask, “Should I get LASIK eye surgery after 40?” The simple answer is yes. However, these are your eyes, and there is nothing simple about them or their care. As a LASIK surgeon and fellowship trained cornea specialist, Dr. Mozayeni has received...

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A great place to start looking for a LASIK surgeon is your local friends and family who have had LASIK surgery. You can also turn to your social media network, as this is a quick way to get many opinions. Asking your eye care provider or primary care physician can be somewhat helpful, however,...

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Unlike many other surgeries, it is not necessary to have general anesthesia (be put to sleep) for LASIK eye surgery, and in fact, it is actually necessary that you are awake for the procedure. There are several reasons why you are awake during LASIK eye surgery:

  • The procedure is very fast!...

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