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... 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 have to have PRK because of thin corneas. ... (25 replies)
... I did PRK on left, LASIK on my right eye a year ago. ... (1 replies)

... and have been told that PRK takes longer to heal from and regain visibility. ... (0 replies)
... I had WFG Lasik in my left eye and WFG PRK in my right eye in May 2011. ... (17 replies)
... f knowing if it will help or hurt. Also, if it's getting worse, it won't stop getting worse from just getting the surgery. I just need to wait for it to get as bad as it will, then consider getting the procedure done again. ... (6 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)
... that. That was no problem. That issue did not even come up when she informed me that the PRK was a better procedure for me. ... (30 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)
... How bad was the pain and how long did it last for you? ... (25 replies)
... hout his glasses and he couldn't handle contacts. I am a candidate for LASIK but I have a genetic predisposition to develop Keratonconus so the doctor suggested PRK since he says it will eliminate that risk. ... (5 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)
... is so bad that it's essentially taken away my vision. It isn't correctable with glasses. ... (16 replies)
... My advice from my experience is that you don't do lasik. I mean don't do any corrective eye surgery. I was treated on allegretto and wavefront optimized, I have bad nightvision, can't watch tv easily as before. I am freaking out since I am multimedia guy, movies, games, pc work. ... (17 replies)
... I tried searching online but couldn't find an unbiased answer, since all the answers were either from PRK or LASIK doctors or from people who've already gotten one or the other done. ... (0 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)
... The PRK may take longer to heal but if the result is as good as it feels now, or better, I am very happy! ... (7 replies)
Anyone have PRK??
Apr 13, 2006
... Hi, Bowriter. So, I had another Dr. appointment last Saturday. I believe my right eye (the one I seemed to have bumped and scratched) seems to be a bit better. After taking out the Rx lenses, I think the Dr. said my vision was better in that eye. I got a new pair of Rx lenses so I could function while my eyes heal. He told me they won't heal as fast if I keep the... (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 a custom prk done through lasik vision institute in bellvue and aside from the instant super vision right after the procedure my vision has been about the same. ... (0 replies)




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