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... I am considering having LASIK or another form of Surgery from my eyes. ... (4 replies)
... I surely didn't go knowing or wanting halfed vision. I trade my crips vision and stable for lousy vision without glasses? yea that makes sense. (25 replies)
... minimal starbursts of at night time. This does not mean that I'm "lying" to myself and secretly regret having the surgery. I knew full in well before I had Lasik that I was most likely going to have dry eyes, starbursts, etc. I mean, your eye is getting lasered! ... (25 replies)

... Hello Everyone. I am new here. i came across this forum while searching for LASIK info. i have had a very weak eyesight since childhood. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know if you saw my thread, but I have posted a few continuous updates about my Lasik experience. I underwent Lasik on Feb 3, 2012. ... (40 replies)
... This is my story of my femtosecond LASIK eye surgery. If you have any questions, please ask. I will update this thread as time goes by. ... (3 replies)
Custom Epi Lasik
Jul 17, 2011
... Please tell me the Pro's and Cons of this treatment. ... (1 replies)
... Those with lower prescriptions probably won't have as serious cons as I do. After 10 years, I'm starting to consider surgery, although stories of bad outcomes are still making me nervous. ... (7 replies)
... My doctor is recommending I get collagen implants with my lasik surgery this Friday. I was wondering if anyone has had them. ... (0 replies)
Lasik vs PRK
Sep 27, 2009
... nd cons, I even asked the Dr. why he recommends PRK, and heard his response, but of course I'd like to dig deeper on the issue. I know a few years ago my Mom did Lasik and has not had any problems with it. ... (2 replies)
... surgeries they have performed on eyes like yours. Make sure your pupil size is within normal limits of your prescription. The doctor should test for that. I had Lasik and I am not fully healed yet. ... (4 replies)
Apr 17, 2003
... Anyway, today I went in for a Lasik screening. He said my eyes were very healthy, thick cornea and my nearsightedness was not very bad,which made me a good candidate. ... (7 replies)
... I had Lasik done 16 years ago by a corneal surgeon. ... (4 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 2, 2012
... They do not zap your prescription into your eye, lasik works by redirecting the light that enters your eye and which restore you vision. ... (22 replies)
Apr 17, 2003
... If you type LASIK into your web browser and poke around a bit, you'll get tons of info. ... (7 replies)
... I asked to meet with the Lasik surgeon and he was very noncommittal. He said that he can do a lasik enhancement if it bugs me, but if I can tolerate the slight difference, it may be best to just leave it alone. ... (1 replies)
... I had PRK on March 31. My surgery for PRK was plans as I didn't qualify for Lasik due to thin corneas. ... (30 replies)
... They used a machine called an orbscan to get my cornea thickness. (4 replies)
... The test is this little stick, for lack of a better word, that they move around your eye to get your overall corneal thickness. Then when you minus the flap and tissue removed for the surgery, you want to be sure you have some tissue left for an enhancement. MAKE SURE! Ask questions. There is a site, I think, that has a list of 50 top questions to ask your surgeon.... (4 replies)
... What tests did your doctor perform in order to gain the thickness of the cornea? I would like to know in order to establish whether the place I am going to will perform these tests. Thanks and Good Luck Mistysea. Ben (4 replies)

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