Skip to Content
Home > Patients & Visitors > Health Library > Nearsightedness: Questions to Ask About Surgery
View Additional Content In This Section
In many states, only
optometrists—can do this surgery, and many
ophthalmologists do not perform surgery on a regular basis. Doctors who are
affiliated with a medical school or major eye clinic may have better access to
the latest procedures and technology.
If you are thinking about having surgery:
June 24, 2011
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.
To learn more visit Healthwise.org
© 1995-2013 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
Request an appointment online>>
2650 Siskiyou Blvd., Medford, OR 97504