Mayo Clinic vision researchers study new techniques and outcomes for laser eye surgery. Mayo Clinic vision researchers are conducting long-term research on people who had LASIK or photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) surgery about 15 years ago to determine its long-term effects on the eye and vision. Laser vision surgery has been performed successfully over the last few decades, but knowledge on its long-term consequences is still incomplete.

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See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on laser eye surgery on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

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Aug. 01, 2017
  1. Bower KS. Laser refractive surgery. Accessed March 9, 2017.
  2. LASIK — Laser eye surgery. American Academy of Ophthalmology. Accessed March 9, 2017.
  3. Kruisselbrink SJ (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. July 26, 2016.
  4. Patel SV (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. April 3, 2017.