A doctor is urging people to keep eye contact as long as possible after undergoing eye surgery.
The procedure is called cataract surgery.
The doctor said patients should remain alert and not look at each other when they see each other.
If you’re in an unfamiliar setting and you don’t know your doctor, don’t be alarmed, the doctor said.
It is not clear if this practice is safe for everyone.
The doctor urged people to remember that eye surgery is done at a very early stage and that it is a medical procedure and that you are not required to wear protective gear.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery issued a news release Thursday saying it recommends that people wait at least 24 hours before having a cataractic procedure.
The news release also said it urges people to be alert and take their eyes care as they would any other procedure.
The academy said it encourages all patients to be patient, consult with a trained optometrist and be aware of their eye health.
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