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can i have laser treatment or contact lens replacement if i

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can i have laser treatment or contact lens replacement if i have parkinsons disease?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 5 years ago.

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Yes, that should not be a problem. With parkinsons disease the shaking gets less when you relax. If needed sedation or general anesthesia can be used.

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