LASIK Malpractice

FDA To Study LASIK Patient Satisfaction

What is the true complication rate for LASIK surgery? Who knows?  Last summer, in the New York Law Journal, I reported that depending on the source it varies from 1% to 20%.  There…

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FDA panel meeting pushes LASIK practices into the limelight

Although the panel made no sweeping changes, it offered recommendations for updates to its patient labeling information and Web site. GAITHERSBURG, Md. – Issues surrounding patient safety, patient satisfaction and even marketing practices associated with…

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FDA Takes on LASIK Safety

Spurred on by reports of unsafe and unethical practices surrounding LASIK eye surgery, the FDA recently convened a panel on LASIK safety. While the panel’s chair says the Gathersburg, Maryland meeting was “not…

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