As with any surgery, LASIK has a few complications. Scientific studies conducted in the late 1990s depicted that a meager 5% of LASIK eye surgeries resulted in some sort of complication. However, expert eye surgeons claim that the complication rate drops well below 1% if the patient is thoroughly examined … Read The Full Post
What is True About Intra Lasik?.Now that Lasik vision correction surgery has been accepted for a number of years, there are several popular options for the procedure. One of these is Intra. Lasik, or Intralase, or bladeless Lasik. As the name implies, there is no cutting of the eye with … Read The Full Post
My Grandfather and Lasik. When I came home from college for the Thanksgiving holidays, I was very surprised to hear that he had undergone a Lasik operation for his vision. It came to my attention immediately, as he was wearing sunglasses on a rainy Maryland afternoon. Apparently one of the … Read The Full Post
Pros and Cons for Lasik with Intra. Lase. Those who have had a Lasik technique done, and those who are investigating having a Lasik vision correction procedure, know that the first step of that procedure is to create a small flap in order for the Lasik physician to reshape the … Read The Full Post
The Excimer laser is a form of ultraviolet chemical laser, and is the key element that has made laser eye surgery possible. Though Excimer laser was originally used in semiconductor manufacturing in the 1970s, its use in eye surgery is now fairly widespread. While working at the IBM research laboratories … Read The Full Post
My Lasik Vision Story. I am putting this story on the web to encourage those who are interested in a Lasik vision procedure, but have read so many horror stories that they are getting ever more reluctant. I had to get off of the Internet to get enough courage to … Read The Full Post
My Day for Lasik Surgery. This story is for my family and friends who wonder what it is like to go through a Lasik vision correction procedure. I’ve shared my experiences with one or two colleagues at work that have also had Lasik done, and there are enough variations to … Read The Full Post
All in all, LASIK eye surgery is relatively less complicated than other kinds of surgery. However, if carried out in an imprudent fashion, LASIK eye surgery may cause an irreversible damage that would make you repent for the rest of your life. Therefore it is gravely necessary to choose the … Read The Full Post
I Remember My Lasik Procedure. I guess I am one of the “old hands” in any Lasik online forum, in that I had my procedure more than three years ago now. I have noticed that most of the posting are from people whose Lasik vision correction was recent and did … Read The Full Post
A new lasik procedure has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. This new procedure promises to offer hope to those who could not previously receive the lasik procedure.
This new procedure utilizes Wave. Light(wavefront-optomized Allegretto Wave system). This system allows the treatment of patients with mixed astigmatism.
In … Read The Full Post