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... ou luck. you must be extremely excited. i had prk back in april. before deciding to go with prk, i discussed lasik, lasek, and prk with various surgeons. with lasek the doctor removes the epithelium and then replaces it after the eyes are corrected with the laser. it is sort of a middle ground between lasik and prk. ... (6 replies)
1month after Lasek
Apr 19, 2011
... initely up there. Every week it got better, but I noticed a difference by weeks, not days. It seemed like it wasn't improving much at the time. Finally, after about 3 weeks I really started to see great. My up close vision was the last to return, but that is great right now as well. ... (0 replies)
... I was worried that my lasek might turn out to be a PRK, but now I see it really isn't a big deal if it does. ... (6 replies)

... I searched forever before someone told me about this site - I feel much better after reading all the posts here, I really wanted to hear from people who had had the procedure, not just sites trying to sell the surgery and telling you how safe it is. What really scared me was the release form I have to sign before they do the procedure - it listed SO many possible problems... (6 replies)
... vision. The whole procedure takes about 14mins. They put drops in your eyes to numb them and then do the whole surgery on each eye which takes about 7 minutes. A nurese is in there talking to you about what is going on the whole time. ... (6 replies)
... The best chance to be happy about lasik is have relistic expectations. ... (6 replies)
... U leave the contact lenses on for 3 days I think. I had PRK in 2000, once the anesthetics wear off, it feels like u got sand in your eyes for about one day. Basically u just lie in bed and do nothing for a day. It gradually gets better. ... (6 replies)
... I don't know much about the thickness factor about your cornea but, one thing I wanted to ask is wether you were really nervous during your exam? ... (4 replies)
... I have been reading this board for about a month now. I am finally writing mainly to thank all of you that put on such great advice. ... (5 replies)
... p a company that is leading in Scandinavia in laser eye surgery. I wanted to know if I would be a candidate to have the surgery or not, since I had been thinking about getting it for quite a few years but it's very expensive. ... (3 replies)
... Unlike Greg who posted who had good results I did not. You are correct in saying that those that have problems post more because I/we try to get out the message that there is a 1-3% chance that something will not go right. That is to say 3 out of 100 will have problems. That also means the 97 out 100 are good. Be mindful that you won't know where you stand until after the... (4 replies)
... I know over a dozen people who have had Lasek or LASIK and they all rave about it. ... (4 replies)
... am, checked in, and was given Zanax. Reading all these negative comments on this site made me more nervous than I should have been. ... (19 replies)
... I had to have the older lasEK version. Mine was customized and It's like a miracle. ... (6 replies)


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