Eye doctor recommendation needed

kat

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Does anyone know of a great ophthalmologist in Buenos Aires that accepts OSDE? Preferably one who is accustomed to patients with high prescriptions (mine is -11).

Thanks.
 

syngirl

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I go to the Centro Oftalmologico Dr Charles: http://www.clinicacharles.com.ar/

I have -8 and -10.5 (in contact lenses, in glasses it's more like -10 and -12.5) -- I also have dry eye and a myriad of other annoyances. I've only been to them once -- I am actually overdue to go now, so should give them a ring. I was happy with the checkup I had, they did all the same testing/procedures etc that I have when at home -- glaucoma test for instance (those horrible drops they put in your eyes). It is a huge clinic and they have many doctors attending, I think they have their own surgical facilities as well.
 
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Delfina

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Syngirl, I was about to recommend the same clinic! yes they have their own surgical facilities.. and as far as I know they accept Osde
 
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ladquin

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Hi there. Kat, may I ask if you already had your appointment? How was it?
I've spent the last days researching about good ophthalmologists here, since I'm considering lasik surgery (little scared about it) and I thought I'd give this clinic a try.
Regards!
 

bebero

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ladquin said:
Hi there. Kat, may I ask if you already had your appointment? How was it?
I've spent the last days researching about good ophthalmologists here, since I'm considering lasik surgery (little scared about it) and I thought I'd give this clinic a try.
Regards!
www.clinicamalbran.com.ar/

I think they're the best in argentina.
 

cat1976

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I just had Lasik Eye Surgery on the 7th of May. I had a great experience with Centro de Ojos Buenos Aires. The accept OSDE 210 and it was covered 100% by the insurance. Dr Ignacio Menzitti studied in the US and speaks English (didnt make a difference since I speak Spanish). If you want more info, let me know.
 

El chabon

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Hospital Glaser is probally the best public hospitals for eye-problems. As far as I know they are also pretty well known and highly rated if you compare to private hospitals
 

CSS2012

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What was the price of the lasik surgery at Centro de Ojos Buenos Aires. I'm considering getting it done while I am down here, but want to check how much i'd save/how safe it is.

thanks
 
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