October 15, 2009

U.S. Warns LASIK Clinics Over Failure to Report Side Effects

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than a dozen LASIK eye centers have poor systems in place to report any side effects in patients who have undergone the vision correction surgery, U.S. health regulators said on Thursday. There were no problems found with the laser devices used in the procedure, but U.S. Food and Drug Administration inspectors found problems with side-effect reporting systems at 17 LASIK vision correction centers. Warning letters were sent to the clinics, including some TLC...
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October 09, 2009

Dr. Thomas Tooma Violates FDA Safety Protocols (again)

  Laser Eye Care of California 10/09/09     Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Food and Drug Administration   10903 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20993 OCT 09 2009 WARNING LETTER VIA FEDERAL EXPRESS Dr. Tom Tooma Owner Laser Eye Care of California 16255 Ventura Blvd. Suite 100 Encino, California 91436 Dear Dr. Tooma: During an inspection of your facility located in Encino, California on June 11, 2009, an investigator from the United States Food...
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