Interview with Iranian ophthalmologis...

Interview with Iranian ophthalmologist and inventor of LASIK

There are 2 comments on the Payvand News of Iran story from Jan 8, 2013, titled Interview with Iranian ophthalmologist and inventor of LASIK. In it, Payvand News of Iran reports that:

Gholam Ali Peyman is an Iranian scientist and a member of Ophthalmology Hall of Fame.

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South Jordan, UT

#1 Jan 11, 2013
I wonder how much money the inventor of ( ) lasik has made off of his product. I know a few people here in Idaho Falls who've had the procedure done. So I know that they've added some of their money to his profits.

“bless the USA”

Since: Apr 07

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#2 Jan 11, 2013
One, the first chance he got, he bugged out of Iran and never returned to live there. He is now a US citizen.

Two, he did NOT invent Lasik. "The Lasik (Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) technique was made possible by the Columbian-based Spanish ophthalmologist Jose Barraquer..."

Is it possible for Iran to tell the truth?

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