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General Press

Federal panel seeks clearer warnings on Lasik eye surgery
USAToday, 25 April 2008

Is Laser Eye Surgery For You?
50 Plus, July 2007

LasikPlus 'Lifetime Warranty' Raises Patient Advocacy and Wall Street Concerns
RedOrbit, 9 May 2007

Can You Trust Online Doctor Rankings?
CBS News 4 December 2008

Durham NC News & Observer
6 May 2007

Lasik Result Much Improved
, 4 May 2007

9 May 2007

A Lighter, Defter Touch
US News & World Report, 25 February 2007

From Four Eyes To Two
Cornell Daily Sun, 24 January 2007

Eye surgeon uses alternatives to Lasik
Moorpark Acorn, 7 January 2007

LasikPlus ‘Lifetime Warranty’ Raises Patient Advocacy and Wall Street Concerns
Red Orbit 9 May 2007

Maturity Becomes Lasik
Washington Post, 5 December 2006

Your Questions on Lasik Eye Surgery
National Public Radio (NPR), 19 October 2006

Laser Vision Pros and Cons
Irish Health

August 2006

10 Minutes, Perfect Vision
Oprah! Magazine, June 2006

June 2006

What could go wrong? Lasik@Home Hoax
Sacramento Business Journal, 14 April 2006

13 December 2005

Choosing a Lasik Doctor Continues to Challenge
Lexdon, 12 December 2005

Lasik Patient Advocacy Website Exceeds 3 Million
dBusinessNews, 5 July 2005

Implantable Lens is a New Vision Correction Option
New York NewsDay, 2 November 2004

New outlook for older eyes
St Petersburg Times, 13 January 2004

New Wave of Eye Surgery
Wall Street Journal, 6 January 2004

10 Things Your Eye Doctor Won't Tell You
SmartMoney, 2003

Wavefront expands treatment
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 August 2003

Lasik and the risks: Lawsuits shed light on dangers
Seattle Times, 10 February 2002

LASIK care practices bounce patients between eye specialists
Ft. Wayne News Sentinel, 11 May 2001

Looking clearly at Lasik
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12 February 2001

Bankruptcy Leaves Eye Patients in the Lurch
New York Times, 17 April 2001

Eye-Opening Competition
Cincinnati City Beat, August 2000

It's Not For Everyone: Laser eye surgery
The Report Newsmagazine, August 2000

LASER WARS/ Focus on reality when pondering eye surgery
Colorado Springs Gazette, 2 May 2000

Medical Press

Do patients think 'MD' is enough?
EyeWorld, June 2003

Getting a clearer vision of the refractive marketplace
Ophthalmology Times, 1 September 2002

Targeting With Precision
Ophthalmology Management, March 2002

AAO meeting takes a close look at refractive surgery as it matures
Ocular Surgery News, 15 December 2001

Patients and the Web
Review of Ophthalmology, December 1999

Two Groups Raise the Standards For Refractive Surgery Procedures
Review of Optometry, August 1999

Government Testimony

USAEyes FDA Testimony: Competence Opinion Relative to Expectation (CORE) Lasik Patient Survey
Powerpoint Presentation
Food and Drug Administration Ophthalmic Devices Panel, 28 April 2008

USAEyes FDA Testimony: Focus on Independance
Food and Drug Administration Ophthalmic Devices Panel
, 28 April 2008

Consumer Shopping for Health Services
Subcommittee on Health of the House Committee on Ways and Means, July 2006

USAEyes FDA Testimony: Conductive Keratoplasty (CK)
Food and Drug Administration Ophthalmic Devices Panel, 6 February 2004

USAEyes FDA Testimony: Visian ICL Phakic Intraocular Lens (P-IOL)
Food and Drug Administration Ophthalmic Devices Panel, 5 February 2004

Looking For Best Lasik Surgeon?

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