Refractive surgery/LASIK (Laser in situ keratomileusis) has tremendous benefits to people by providing them clearer vision and freedom from or reduced dependence on glasses.
If you are over 18 years of age, not pregnant or nursing, and free from other eye diseases, your spectacle power has not changed for the past one year, and you have the refractive error within the correction range for LASIK, then you are an ideal candidate for this treatment.
The experts at Prabha Eye Clinic would perform a thorough check up to determine the possibility of LASIK treatment this includes checking for eye dryness, pupil size, or other eye diseases. The doctor will guide you about the treatment, the chances of cure, and the potential risks and complications.
LASIK procedure at Prabha Eye Clinic
The LASIK procedure is performed with topical anesthetics drops into the eye after which an instrument called the microkeratome is applied to the eye. This instrument creates a very thin corneal flap and this flap is lifted after which the laser treatment is applied to the cornea to reshape it. After the laser treatment is over the flap is repositioned and once the flap is repositioned it usually sticks on to its place without the need of any sutures. The patient is comfortable immediately after the treatment. The patient progressively starts seeing much better without glasses and the following day the patient has excellent vision in the treated eye.
PRABHA'S expertise in LASIK treatment
LASIK is a premier solution offered by Prabha Eye Care for customized correction of refractive errors. Quick and one-off treatment, total comfort and safety and proven performance in providing optimized vision without specs or contacts have all led to universal popularity of this procedure. And numerous patients have become able to see well and look better and thus improve their professional productivity and personal prospects following LASIK treatment at Prabha Eye care. Corneal surgeons with cutting-edge knowledge and micro skills carry out this delicate laser procedure here, with high-end technology aids.
LASIK technologies used at Prabha Eye Care:
- Allegretto Wave Excimer Laser System from WaveLight (Germany).
- Tomey (TMS 4) Corneal Topographer.
- Oculus Keratograph.
- Ultrasound pachymeter.
- Allegretto Wavefront Analyzer.