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... Corrective" is an extremely vague term. You need to find out for sure what procedure the doctor is talking about. ... (17 replies)
... none of the docs will risk a flap complication, so the only choice is PRK. Not saying that you can't find a doctor who will do Lasik twice, but it seems fairly rare. ... (18 replies)
... will get clear, then blurry. This goes on all day. And it doesn't get clear after I use my eye drops. It just happens. Off and on all day. I don't know if that is a good thing, or if it is something that is expected, but it sure as heck an improvement over lsat week. ... (30 replies)

... Hi BW, How is it going with your recovery? ... (25 replies)
... complications for the last 7 months from it. In my searches to find answers to my dry eye problems, I have come across some sites where people are asking about PRK recoveries. ... (4 replies)
... You are really going through a lot. I'm sorry it's not going well. I don't know why they did both eyes at once, because with PRK and the extended healing time involved, most doctors recommend getting one eye done at a time. ... (30 replies)
... more depending does your prescription change over time or you don't break them during some sport or something. But then if your prescription isn't stable, there is no point in going though surgery cause your prescription will then continue to change but from zero. ... (25 replies)
... Hey there Brown Eyes! Don't worry too much about getting PRK. Better to be safe than sorry. My corneas were thick enough but my astigmatism is what forced the PRK. PRK is actaully a safer procedure because they do no cutting of a flap. There is not risk of flap errors or tearing corneas. ... (25 replies)
... I've been posting in the "eye" forum for sometime because of RCE. I had PTK with PRK 8 months ago. I can relate to the eye feeling like a dirty contact. I can say that has gotten much much better. ... (8 replies)
Did PRK in OCT
Jun 14, 2007
... Jake, I just read your post in another thread and I don't think an enhancement is out of the question. I had very thin corneas. That's why the epi followed by PRK enhancement. Your PRK eye has had very little tissue removed and they can do more. ... (8 replies)
Anyone have PRK??
Apr 13, 2006
... So, hopefully I will get good news again Saturday and will be told my vision is still improving. My eyes are still a bit rough, I was told. But, we'll see. ... (30 replies)
... I was not at all prepared for this, as we were all expecting LASIK. The PRK was sprung on me that day just a few hours before the procedure. I had absolutely no information on it at all. ... (30 replies)
... I had PRK on September 26 2014 from a nationwide chain, exactly 6 months from today. ... (5 replies)
... and still slightly is, but definitely not as bad as previous weeks. ... (17 replies)
... I went for my eye test today and was told that though I have beautifully shaped eyes, I have thin corneas and they are suggesting the PRK surgery. ... (0 replies)
... vision will flucuate often, especially the first 2 to 3 weeks. Sometimes a slight double vision, to clear, to blurry. This is expected to happen off and on. I haven't noticed it happening much after the first month. ... (30 replies)
... but I can postpone if my right eye is a slow healer, but so far so good. I will keep you all posted on how this progresses. I have journaled this experience and I am keeping up the journal as days go on. ... (25 replies)
... inches, slightly blurry, perhaps, but still doable. Night and distance vision perfecto. My right eye is still predominant. ... (17 replies)
... So how was the shopping spree? ... (13 replies)
... Thanks R.E. I am planning on doing as much research as I can and I will ask as many detailed questions as I can of as many doctors as I can. Don't feel bad about not doing research... ... (17 replies)




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