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Top 5 Myths of LASIK – Am I A Good Candidate for LASIK?

Posted on July 11, 2018

By Tom Tooma, M.D., Founder of NVISION Eye Centers

With millions of people in the U.S. currently suffering from farsightedness, and astigmatism, many have, or will consider LASIK as a possible treatment option at some point in their lifetime. However, there is still a general hesitation in today’s culture when it comes to actually having the procedure. While it is understandable that some might be a tad nervous about having a laser pointed directly at their cornea, the belief that LASIK is a relatively new, primitive, or dangerous procedure with dozens of pitfalls could not be further from the truth.