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I went to a opto. and he said my corina was damaged perm.

Hi, I went to a...
Hi, I went to a opto. and he said my corina was damaged perm. from my lasix surg., I got another appt with a different doc who said he was wrong..............can the first doctor be liable for making the wrong diag.? How do I know who is right?
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Dr. Susan : It appears that you are not available to chat. The best thing to do is get a third opinion! It is best to consult a cornea specialist- someone whom has experience with LASIK surgery. An optometrist, although very skilled in their field, are not medical doctors nor are they surgeons. An physician whom knows nothing about your previous conversations, can give you an honest answer and help you to figure things out!
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