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Laser eye surgery is not associated with much pain. Numbing eye drops are administered during the procedure to limit pain. Discomfort from the surgery can last for 24 to 48 hours after the procedure, according to WebMD. More »

The cost of laser eye surgery ranges from $500 to $4,000 per eye and varies based on personal, geographical and medical factors, according to Consumer Reports. Nationally, the average price per eye is $2,000. More »

Laser surgery for cataracts is the application of lasers by an ophthalmologist to treat clouding of the lens of the eye. Laser cataract surgery is typically an outpatient procedure requiring a brief at-home recovery peri... More »

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Laser cataract surgery is a procedure for removing a cataract from the eye and replacing the old lens of the eye with a new intraocular lens with a laser instead of traditional cataract surgery. The U.S. Food and Drug Ad... More »

The procedures for YAG laser surgery are non-invasive and involve using a YAG laser to disrupt the clouding of the natural lens in the eye capsule, says The Wright Eye Center. The energy from the laser beam creates a hol... More »

Laser surgery for cataracts is the application of lasers by an ophthalmologist to treat clouding of the lens of the eye. Laser cataract surgery is typically an outpatient procedure requiring a brief at-home recovery peri... More »

Individuals who are under 18, experience vision fluctuations, heal poorly due to disease or medication, participate in contact sports or have certain anatomic eye issues should not have laser eye surgery, states the U.S.... More »