Zembla Documentary on Lasik, Pain, and Suicidality

This Lasik documentary was created by investigative journalists in Holland. The language is mostly Dutch, with English subtitles. The documentary focuses on corneal neuropathic path after Lasik and the suicidality it creates. Dutch physician Dr. Michael Brouwer and other Lasik sufferers in Holland are interviewed, as is Dr. Edward Boshnick in the United States (see EyeFreedom.com). The investigators ask: Is the experience of pain after Lasik really uncommon? What are the consequences when it occurs? Also interviewed are Dr. David Barsook and Dr. Morris Waxler. Dr. Barsook is Director of the Pain and Imaging Neuroscience (P.A.I.N.) Group at Boston Children’s Hospital, MGH ,and McLean Hospital at Harvard University. Dr. Barsook maintains that corneal pain after Lasik follows an established model of neuropathic pain. Dr. Morris Waxler is the FDA's former chief research scientist on Lasik. Dr. Waxler maintains at his website HelpStopLasik.com that "The FDA does not want to admit that millions of people have now had a surgery that never should have been approved by its own rules. The FDA is now engaged in covering-up a scandal and an epidemic, and its own corrupt practices. This should be exposed, and LASIK should end." He revisits these conclusions in the video.

Lasik Ectasia Photos

Cornea With Post Lasik Ectasia and Intacs

Cornea With Post Lasik Ectasia and Intacs

Cornea with post Lasik Ectasia and Hydrops

Cornea with post Lasik Ectasia and Hydrops

Cornea with post Lasik Ectasia and Intacs

Cornea with post Lasik Ectasia and Intacs

CorneaWithPostLasikEctasia

CorneaWithPostLasikEctasia

Corneal Clouding following Lasik Ectasia

Corneal Clouding following Lasik Ectasia

Hydrops on Cornea with post-LASIK ectasia

Hydrops on Cornea with post-LASIK ectasia

Lasik Ectasia with Cataract

Lasik Ectasia with Cataract

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Ectasia

Lasik Esctasia

Lasik Esctasia

OCT Image of Scleral Lens over post LASIK cornea with Ectasia

OCT Image of Scleral Lens over post LASIK cornea with Ectasia

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia and Hydrops

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia and Hydrops

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia and Intacs Gone Bad

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia and Intacs Gone Bad

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia

Post Lasik Cornea with Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia, Hydrops and Neovascularization

Post Lasik Ectasia, Hydrops and Neovascularization

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post Lasik Ectasia

Post-Lasik Ectasia with Hydrops, meaning a Ruptured Corneal Membrane

Post-Lasik Ectasia with Hydrops, meaning a Ruptured Corneal Membrane

Post-Lasik Epithelial Ingrowth

Post-Lasik Epithelial Ingrowth

Scleral Lens on Post-Lasik Corneal Ectasia

Scleral Lens on Post-Lasik Corneal Ectasia

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