As we mentioned before, you should have the best LASIK surgeon you can find. The trick is in recognizing that doctor when you find him (or her). Step 2: Talk to eye care professionals to get their take on the LASIK surgeons in your area. While you are at it, ask for the name of their “go to” LASIK surgeon…the one they rely on to take care of a more challenging case or to work with a patient who has developed a complication after LASIK performed by another surgeon. After you have spoken with family, friends, and eye care professionals, you may notice one or two names to surface more often than others, and that will help narrow your search. While you are waiting for steps 3, 4 and 5, visit DrKerrySolomon.com to learn more about his leadership in the field of eye surgery.