Patients who play an active role in their own health care sometimes need a clear understanding of medical terminology used by their doctors. This on-line glossary helps patients become familiar with terms and definitions that may be part of their care and treatment at Wheaton Eye Clinic.

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A brief outpatient surgical procedure which uses the science of the laser and the skills of the surgeon to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism.