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... My right eye is severely dry. It constantly feels like I have an eyelash in my eye and I am 8 weeks post op! I want to jump out of my skin it feels so bad. I have another appointment with the surgeon tomorrow to discuss this issue. ... (25 replies)
... me, I just really haven't though. I do think that most people do see improvements by the time they are 11 months out like me, I must just be slow. Honestly, my dry eye wasn't that awful in the beginning. I think it was a case of me just not feeling it because none of my corneal nerves had grown back yet. ... (32 replies)
... Welcome! I'm so sorry to hear that you are having dry eye problems though. Sorry that no one responded sooner, but we don't check this thread quite as much as we used to. ... (32 replies)

... I don't know exactly what is going on with your eye. But, I can tell you what went on with mine. It took about 6 months for me to stop being blurry. ... (4 replies)
... I would say that the feeling that I have first thing in the AM as a result of my dry eyes is painful. But, it has gotten much better over the course of 2 years and one month since I had my surgery. ... (7 replies)
... Like you I started experiencing my left eye getting blurry a few days after, I think sooner than when yours did, it's been this way for about 5 days now. ... (18 replies)
... ike you had both eyes done at the same time. I can understand your frustration with that. Mine are scheduled 2 weeks apart, but I can always postponne the second eye until I feel ready. ... (25 replies)
... Probably my last post. Saw the surgeon and 3 optomologists. Apparently I was just undercorrected. Not dry eye or anything else. It may be the case that there is some healing potential left for my vision, but likey not. ... (4 replies)
No hope?
Nov 13, 2013
... I had lasik two months ago and my eyes are extremely dry. As usual I'm told that it takes up to a year for full recovery, however I wasn't aware that my eyes were already showing symptoms of dryness before the surgery. ... (0 replies)
... I hope that you are having a better day today. I'm really sorry that your eyes felt gritty yesterday. I know that it is the worst feeling. ... (8 replies)
... I'm so glad that I could make you laugh! I just really needed to make light of the situation, and Jackie's name for us just got me started. I needed to laugh too I guess. I actually did get a sleep mask to wear to bed a few weeks ago since you had mentioned it. ... (8 replies)
... Prodgirl, dry eyes. 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. ... (11 replies)
... Hi everybody, Im new to this thread. Ive finally discovered this thread after constantly looking for answers to my own lasik problems. ... (7 replies)
... up exam the Thursday after the procedure and they removed the lenses. Vision was horrible. I went back in for another exam last Saturday and told them to do something to help me see, as I could not see well enough to do much of anything at work, nor could I drive. ... (30 replies)
... I had PRK on Feb.15 on my right eye and March 1st on my left eye. It will take awhile to heal. After about a week, my right eye was good enough to hold it's own and I could go ahead and prepare to have the left eye done. ... (30 replies)
... Here is my experience. My right eye has healed much faster than my left eye. ... (16 replies)
... t not with glasses. Seems like glass in front of my eyes covered it all, if pupil got big, all light entering through glass was entering through pupil correctly, no ghosting, no blurring. Now that the cornea has been touchhed and sliced, seems something isn't right. I may say it's even worse than with contact lenses. ... (6 replies)
... No need to apologize for a long reply. I look forward to them, as I know I'll be reading some good information. ... (30 replies)
... Every case is different. It is possible that you can have dry eye with every surgery. The reason for this is because the nerves that tell the brain, your eye is dry, is severed when cutting the flap. I only had dry eye for a short time, but others have suffered for much longer. ... (13 replies)
Anyone have PRK??
Apr 13, 2006
... That's my update for now. ... (30 replies)




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