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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. The doctor suggested I wait at least 2 weeks apart before getting the second eye done so that I'll have at least one good eye while the other heals. ... (25 replies)
... lasik that I thought I would post some thoughts from my surgery. Last Friday I did epi on my left eye only. From what I have read the biggest problem people have with epi or prk is that they have crappy vision for weeks and it is debilitating. ... (11 replies)

... and still can't see clearly out of my left. Thank goodness my right eye is clear. ... (25 replies)
... and have been told that PRK takes longer to heal from and regain visibility. ... (0 replies)
... to know for certain. They said in my initial consult that they were borderline, so they want to get another look. If they are too thin then they will be starting PRK in my left eye. ... (25 replies)
... I think that is a lasik side effect and not a PRK one. In that aspect, we are the lucky ones. I do drop throughout the day, but still, don't have any trouble with that. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks Elyse and BE.....maybe getting one eye done at at time is the trick. ... (25 replies)
... Eventually, when your eyes are at the point the mine are, and reading glasses are needed most of the time, you can always try a contact lense in one eye, that will weaken the vision for ready and see how you like it. Most doctors will let you try it for a week or so to see if it's what you want. ... (13 replies)
... The left eye is still very very fuzzy today, but getting better. As long as I am seeing improvement, even a gradual one, I'm okay with it. ... (13 replies)
... Only getting the one eye done for now. Since it's late in the day, I figure I'll be sleeping the rest of the day, up for a bit and back to bed again. ... (25 replies)
Did PRK in OCT
Jun 13, 2007
... lasik last summer and did not have good results in one eye and then regressed so I had an enhancement with PRK in December. I'm sorry to say I still haven't had good results and have regressed again. I know some have good vision post PRK, but I didn't. ... (8 replies)
... on my left eye. The surgeon recommended I have one eye done first, then the second eye done at a later time. ... (7 replies)
... It seemed like it burned and watered a bit more than the first eye did. I was in slightly more discomfort this time, but all is well now. ... (13 replies)
... My vision is like one contact in and one contact out. I do notice a hairline improvment. ... (25 replies)
... Well I had my procedure done yesterday on my right eye and I must say, I am relieved that I am having very little discomfort. ... (25 replies)
... aid lens is removed because it roughs up that outer layer a little bit, which is normal. Right now, however, my right eye is becoming very strong and the distortion is really getting to me. ... (25 replies)
... in one and different in the other. I do see better in the afternoon but up close still sucks. I have to wear reading glasses, but who knows how that'll end up . ... (13 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)
... Stopped neurontin yesterday and was more aware of my eye but still no pain. More like a dry spot early in the day that has mostly gone away by evening. ... (11 replies)




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