Question: I had LASK done about 10 years ago to correct nearsightedness. I'm now 52 and I am farsighted. Can I get another LASIK in order to correct the farsightedness?
Answer: Are you sure that you are farsighted? Is your vision clear at distance and now you have problems seeing up close as you have gotten older? This could very well be presbyopia and NOT farsightedness. You need to schedule a thorough eye exam-preferably with a LASIK surgeon and determine the real cause of your complaint. From that it will be possible to evaluate your suitability for another LASIK procedure or even another type of refractive surgery that might be appropriate. It really depends on the true cause of your vision change.
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