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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:
Current as of:
June 11, 2013
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
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