Dr. Chokshi Discusses: Rise in LASIK Cases And Other Eye Issues During COVID-19

Dr. Chokshi of Florida Eye Specialists smiles with the First Coast News logo and Florida Eye Specialist logo to his left. Text on-screen reads "Rise in Lasik Cases and other eye issues during COVID-19"

Dr. Amit Chokshi was interviewed on First Coast News to discuss the 60-percent rise in LASIK appointments since May 2020. He attributed this finding to the wearing of masks and increased screen-time. Many people who wear glasses and contact lenses are developing an eye condition called dry eye, which leads them to pursue LASIK surgery. Dr. Chokshi reveals how one of his patients underwent LASIK to address the same problems, how to treat these symptoms, and more.

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