A recent article calls into question whether Lasik eye surgery is as safe and successful as previously thought. According to some data sources, as many as 5% of all Lasik patients suffer adverse events or are displeased with their surgery. However, according to the FDA, only a handful of adverse events or complaints about Lasik have been reported. Patients who have suffered from adverse events or problems with their vision after a Lasik surgery should report their problems to the FDA. The FDA plans a new study of Lasik’s safety next year.
Read more about Lasik and how to report problems here.