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Old 09-26-2012, 04:59 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by sixftlion View Post
Yes, Mick, PRK is great too, only the post-op care is much more painful for about two weeks or so. Some patients don't like to deal with that discomfort. LASIK post-op is pretty much pain-free. But if you have thin corneas, of course, you have no choice. Also, contact sports athletes, pilots etc have to have PRK so they wouldn't risk moving their flap.
I read that Tiger Woods and Lebron James had Lasik. Kind of surprised they did.

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