It’s important to consider that the Visian ICL is FDA approved which means it has been determined to be a safe and effective procedure. As with any procedure, there are risks to consider, if you have any questions or concerns it's always best to speak with a certified Visian ICL doctor. Please view the Patient Information Booklet for full information.
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