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... I am off of work this week to let things heal and am enjoying the healing process. Listening to a lot of Podcasts on my ipod and checking emails once a day. I have had none of the annoyances that I was warned about. Well, except one. ... (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)

Anyone have PRK??
Mar 30, 2006
... and have been told that hte healing process is completely different and longer than LASIK surgery. ... (30 replies)
... Dear Brown, I'm glad you got regular lasik. Wow, what a surprise that must have been. I hope it works great for you. You'll do fine I'm sure. The healing process should be quicker than PRK. Let us know how you're doing. ... (13 replies)
... I had PRK on September 26 2014 from a nationwide chain, exactly 6 months from today. ... (5 replies)
... I went for my follow up appointment and they said I was healing very well. I had bandage contacts put .. the procedure and they told me I would have to leave them on to protect my eyes until some time the next week. ... (8 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)
... i recently had my prk laser eye surgery on 3rd march ..can i use cellphone or would it effect my eyes ...i m using my cellphone after wearing shades .. !!! ... (0 replies)
... I have heard that PRK does have a longer healing time, so maybe it will take a while for your eyes to heal and adjust yet. ... (5 replies)
... I have been wearing contacts for a long time and wondered if anyone else has the same problem. As I get older, my eyes seem to get drier and tolerate them less (Im 34 and female, on BC and also allergy meds so this may affect). Also, I seem to get 20/20 with my contacts but not so much with my glasses (esp at night), driving at night with my glasses it just feels like my... (3 replies)
Anyone have PRK??
Jun 19, 2006
... Epi Lasik 6/8/06 I was also told 10 minutes before surgery that He wanted to do Epi Lasik instead if Lasik. I wasn't afarid because I think they gave me the valum before they told me cause they knew I'd be relaxed. I have a well respected surgeon in Michigan Dr. Reza Rahmani, He told me the results would be just as good or better than Traditional Lasik, and all he said was... (30 replies)
... I have had PRK and found that it takes a while before your vision settles down and has more clarity for lack of a better word. ... (30 replies)
... another person who had PRK and he has been through the same things I am going through. Unfortunately for me, his healing time was quicker. Oh well. We're all different. ... (30 replies)
... Elyse, I asked my doctor about your other eye that's not healing as quickly. She said that with PRK the results vary so much from patient to patient, and eye to eye. I could very well have the same problem as you with my second eye. ... (25 replies)
... Anyway, that's my update for now. I'll stay in touch to make sure we are all healing okay! ... (25 replies)
... If so what were your experiences, was there much pain, how about the healing process, and the over all results? ... (10 replies)
Healing Time?
Apr 4, 2006
... st two weeks were touch and go because the vision was a little unstable. Now it has almost been two months for my right eye and almost a month for my left. I had PRK which actually, takes longer to heal for the eyes. My swelling went down by day three and wasn't a problem. But everyone heals differently. ... (6 replies)
... ions were on my eyes for 60 seconds each, while it made the intralase flap. the one that is blurry i get nervous because i dont know if its just blurry cause its healing different or because it needs a touchup... ... (10 replies)
... Well, I could go back in time I wouldn't do it again. I had LASIK 4 weeks ago at with mixed results. I had a +2.00 in left eye and +3.00 with an astigmatism in the right eye prior to surgery. I was farsighted. Post op, I can see some things better than without my glasses, but most things are very fuzzy. The doctor has assured me that the flap is healing very well and my... (3 replies)


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