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Look for an eye doctor who has done a lot of refractive surgeries. Doctors who are
affiliated with a medical school or major eye clinic may have better access to
the latest procedures and technology. In most cases, an ophthalmologist, not an optometrist, will do the eye surgery.
If you are thinking about having surgery:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerChristopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
Current as ofMay 23, 2016
Current as of:
May 23, 2016
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
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