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does anyone know if medicaid can pay for eye surgury like laser

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does anyone know if medicaid can pay for eye surgury like laser eye surgury?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. James replied 5 years ago.

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Expert:  Dr. James replied 5 years ago.

Unfortunately, laser eye surgery is not covered by medicaid. In fact, it is not covered by regular medical insurances either.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Hello Dr. I was wondering what I can do any suggestions for me?
Expert:  Dr. James replied 5 years ago.

Regarding laser eye surgery, your best bet is to shop around. Contact lenses and glasses are certainly alternatives.
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