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Laser eye surgery

Is there any risk involved in laser eye surgery? I have a short sight with power 2.5. I have read there are risks involved. Please advise.
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Dr. Nandini Chandak Kolkata | Cataract and Refractive Surgeon
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Lasik is a very simple procedure which is done under topical anaesthesia. Pre LASIK check is mandatory. If all is clear the procedure takes 15minutes both eyes and you get back to routine work.
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Dr. Vaibhev Mittal Sangrur | Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon
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Hello Success rate of lasik is 96% There may be some minor side effects like dryness,haloes etc but these subside with time Serious side effects like infection are very rare
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Dr. Nikhil Negalur Thane | Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon
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Today Laser surgery is very safe. You need to get a few mandatory tests done prior to the procedure.
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