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... how to wear eye shield after surgery (1 replies)
... I only had to wear it for the first night. It was taped on. The surgeon checked the cornea the next day and that was it. He said the cornea heals very quickly and he just had to make sure the cornea stayed down the first night. After that, I think I just used special eye drops (It has been about 7 years now so I forgot) (1 replies)
... The days leading to my surgery day I was really nervous. I kept thinking I couldn't possibly not figit in that chair. ... (12 replies)

... When I had LASIK I had to wear the shield for one night. The surgeon told me the eye heals within 24 hours and when I returned the following day after surgery he checked them and said they were fine. This was Dr Maloney who at that time was at the UCLA Stein Eye Institute. ... (8 replies)
Aug 9, 2005
... Are you sure you need an enhancement. Most doctor's will not perform enhancements until at least six months after surgery because it takes at least that long for you to achieve your best vision. ... (15 replies)
... every hour and sometimes every half hour. I can't wait until I get to the point where I dont have to worry so much. I only just stopped sleeping with my plastic shield last night. I had them on for 2 weeks instead of 1 lol. I guess I am just over protective of my eyes. ... (4 replies)
Aug 1, 2005
... what side effects did you notice after surgery? ... (8 replies)
... ying her new improved vision now. You get better more accurate correction with wavefront generally and so....please be calm and follow all instruction during and after the surgery. Sleep after the surgery is always recommended and NEVER rub your eyes during the recovery period...even when sleeping. ... (2 replies)
... d looked at my eyes and briefly told me again how things would proceed. A couple of minutes later, the nurse took me across the hall to the OR. I must say that after waiting around for an hour or so it felt like things were really moving quickly as they helped me into the "chair". ... (9 replies)
... yes. Mine can be MILDLY dry at the end of a day wearing contacts. I think all the little annoyances with contacts will help me deal with some of the annoyances after lasik. Some blurred vision, some halos in night driving, some dry eye. I have all of that now with contacts! I'm in Chicago, winters can be dry... ... (11 replies)

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