Duration of Treatmentusually takes less than 30 minutes.

Days of StayUsually day care procedure and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaSedation

CostOn Request

What is Lasik Eye Surgery?

Lasik is eye surgery is a surgical procedure that uses a laser to correct myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. It is an alternative to glasses or contact lenses.

Lasik Eye Surgery signs include:

  • Nearsightedness (myopia).
  • Farsightedness (hyperopia).
  • Astigmatism.

Lasik eye surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Dry eyes.
  • Glare, halos and double vision.
  • Undercorrections.
  • Overcorrections.
  • Vision loss or changes. 
  • To identify the diagnosis doctor advised going for complete evolution - usually blood investigation, measuring corneal thickness, refraction, corneal mapping, eye pressure, and pupil dilation.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures.
  • Thinners medicines may have to stop before 3 days of surgery.

 

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Lasik eye surgery usually takes less than 30 minutes and does not require any anaesthesia; they use to give mild sedative that is common with LASIK.

Step 2 – The incision: In Lasik eye surgery the surgeon makes a thin flap in the cornea is created using either a microkeratome blade or a femtosecond laser. The surgeon folds back the flap, and then remove some corneal tissue underneath using an excimer laser. The flap is then laid back in place, covering the area where the corneal tissue was removed.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The eye surgeon does not flap the skin after the surgery usually, it heals without stitches.

Step 4 –The results: The success rate depends on the patient condition of eyes and surgeon experience but often offers improved vision without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. In general, its good chance of achieving 20/25 vision or better after refractive surgery. Usually more than 8 out of 10 people who've undergone Lasik eye surgery refractive surgery no longer need to use their glasses or contact lenses for most of their activities.

 

  • The doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications and managing.
  • Patients are allowed to wear sunglasses to protest eyes for the first week.
  • Read books in moderation for the first week.
  • After Lasik don’t rub the eyes for one month.
  • Need follow-up after 6 months.

The success rate depends on the patient condition of eyes and surgeon experience but often offers improved vision without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. In general, its good chance of achieving 20/25 vision or better after refractive surgery. Usually more than 8 out of 10 people who've undergone Lasik eye surgery refractive surgery no longer need to use their glasses or contact lenses for most of their activities.

 

  • Are you board-certified eye surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Does your hospital certify to perform Lasik eye surgery?
  • Am I a good patient for you for Lasik eye surgery?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of Lasik eye surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of Lasik eye surgery?
  • How should I prepare for this surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the Lasik eye surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go to another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

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LASIK EYE SURGERY

Duration of Treatmentusually takes less than 30 minutes.

Days of StayUsually day care procedure and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaSedation

CostOn Request

What is Lasik Eye Surgery?

Lasik is eye surgery is a surgical procedure that uses a laser to correct myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. It is an alternative to glasses or contact lenses.

symptoms

Lasik Eye Surgery signs include:

  • Nearsightedness (myopia).
  • Farsightedness (hyperopia).
  • Astigmatism.

risk factors

Lasik eye surgery risk factor includes:-

  • Dry eyes.
  • Glare, halos and double vision.
  • Undercorrections.
  • Overcorrections.
  • Vision loss or changes. 

preparation

  • To identify the diagnosis doctor advised going for complete evolution - usually blood investigation, measuring corneal thickness, refraction, corneal mapping, eye pressure, and pupil dilation.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures.
  • Thinners medicines may have to stop before 3 days of surgery.

 

procedure

Step 1 – Anesthesia: Lasik eye surgery usually takes less than 30 minutes and does not require any anaesthesia; they use to give mild sedative that is common with LASIK.

Step 2 – The incision: In Lasik eye surgery the surgeon makes a thin flap in the cornea is created using either a microkeratome blade or a femtosecond laser. The surgeon folds back the flap, and then remove some corneal tissue underneath using an excimer laser. The flap is then laid back in place, covering the area where the corneal tissue was removed.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The eye surgeon does not flap the skin after the surgery usually, it heals without stitches.

Step 4 –The results: The success rate depends on the patient condition of eyes and surgeon experience but often offers improved vision without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. In general, its good chance of achieving 20/25 vision or better after refractive surgery. Usually more than 8 out of 10 people who've undergone Lasik eye surgery refractive surgery no longer need to use their glasses or contact lenses for most of their activities.

 

post procedure

  • The doctor will give complete information about post care of surgery, regarding recovery; proper caring of incisions, taking medications and managing.
  • Patients are allowed to wear sunglasses to protest eyes for the first week.
  • Read books in moderation for the first week.
  • After Lasik don’t rub the eyes for one month.
  • Need follow-up after 6 months.

success rate

The success rate depends on the patient condition of eyes and surgeon experience but often offers improved vision without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses. In general, its good chance of achieving 20/25 vision or better after refractive surgery. Usually more than 8 out of 10 people who've undergone Lasik eye surgery refractive surgery no longer need to use their glasses or contact lenses for most of their activities.

 

faqs from doctor

  • Are you board-certified eye surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Does your hospital certify to perform Lasik eye surgery?
  • Am I a good patient for you for Lasik eye surgery?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of Lasik eye surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of Lasik eye surgery?
  • How should I prepare for this surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of surgery?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the Lasik eye surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go to another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

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