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... Hey Sam, sorry to hear about your issues. Having LASEK instead of LASIK is nothing to worry about - they both have similar outcomes - but you should be informed beforehand. Mitomycin C is thought to prevent corneal haze, which is a small risk specific to LASEK and PRK (but not LASIK). There are a few reports linking MMC to dry eye, but I see more evidence against that... (1 replies)
... how is your vision after your 2 month post op check up? ... (26 replies)
... I was refered to my laser center by my own optometrist who is doing the post op care for me as he got paid for doing that. In this case, I am not sure if he will give me fair second opinion. ... (26 replies)

... Title says it... I had surgery 4 days ago. ... (0 replies)
... first of all i just want to wish you 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. ... (6 replies)
... from dry eye. I am sure I have told you but, my surgery was January 19, 2005. I only just stopped having to use my eye drops every 4 hours 2 weeks ago. ... (6 replies)
Cremebrulee
Aug 9, 2005
... Are you sure you need an enhancement. Most doctor's will not perform enhancements until at least six months after surgery because it takes at least that long for you to achieve your best vision. ... (15 replies)
Survey
Aug 1, 2005
... I had an alternative procedure called PRK where instead of the creation of the cornea flap, the entire layer of ephitelium cells were scraped off. ... (8 replies)
... I had PRK done in October 2012. ... (2 replies)
... s original intent in the first surgery was to fully correct my dominant eye. ... (5 replies)
... e isn't healed or anything. So you should have stable clear vision, even better than with glasses due to limitations of glasses. Comparing it to your vision pre op without glasses doesnt make much sense. That way you could compare it to your contacts wearing vision. ... (1 replies)
... 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. ... (6 replies)
... Okay.... 4 days away... Thursday morning is my surgery appointment. I have been reading that Vitamin C taken a week before and up to 2 weeks after surgery can help with post op side effects like hazing, starbursts and halos etc. ... (1 replies)
... I will not say whether you should do it or not. Most people seem to get pretty good results. Unfortunately I am not one of them and I would not have done it knowing I got the results I did. I am 3 weeks post-op Lasik (and PRK in the other) eye and I got lousy results. I am -1.25 or about 20/50 so I still will need glasses. Also I had thin corneas so I probably will not be... (10 replies)
... I will not say whether you should do it or not. Most people seem to get pretty good results. Unfortunately I am not one of them and I would not have done it knowing I got the results I did. I am 3 weeks post-op Lasik (and PRK in the other) eye and I got lousy results. I am -1.25 or about 20/50 so I still will need glasses. Also I had thin corneas so I probably will not be... (10 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 5, 2012
... OP, if you want to know if LASIK is appropriate for you, just consult an opthamalogist. There are sophisticated equipment they use PRIOR to any surgery that determine whether the sugery can appropriately correct your vision. ... (22 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 5, 2012
... OP, if you want to know if LASIK is appropriate for you, just consult an opthamalogist. There are sophisticated equipment they use PRIOR to any surgery that determine whether the sugery can appropriately correct your vision. ... (22 replies)


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