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Anyone have PRK??
Apr 25, 2006
... because I had PRK perfomred on March 24 too. I stumbled upon the Healthboards website and your posts whil surfing the web looking for others that have had PRK done. ... (30 replies)
... I had PRK in one eye, which is very similar to PTK, except that PRK is specifically for vision correction. I had terrible visual disturbances initially, which improved over three weeks. ... (5 replies)
... Oh, I'm having issues, alright. Seems I'm having nothing BUT issues. Hopefully things will start to clear up soon. I want to drive my car again!! (30 replies)

... Amy, I didn't have PRK but I can tell you that I had the blurry not blurry business going on pretty regularly for the first 3-5 months. So, while they are two different procedure, it seems normal. It may be the trauma we cause our eyes from the surgery. I think it is part of the adjustment phase and, while some may not have any problems, it seems like it is more common to... (30 replies)
... but I'm gonna try to be patient and wait a couple more weeks. If it's not any better in a few weeks, say by Feb 6, as the surgery was Jan 6, then I'll go in and have the check done. I may anyhew just to be absolutly sure. The second opinion may be an option too. ... (4 replies)
... months, or even up to a year after the surgery date. Your question about contact lenses is a concern of mine as well. ... (26 replies)
... Hi, I haven't had LASIK myself but there are a number things that are typical for post LASIK surgery. Dry eye is one of them. Many also suffer from different vision problems. Have you started treating your dry eye? Having dry eye will increase the strain on your eyes which might be part of the explanation of your problems. Alleviating this should improve your overall eye... (8 replies)
... I was talking to my boss who had it about this board and all the dry eyes. She said she had it for about 2 weeks and then has not had a problems since then. She said the only 'problem' was she was worried about getting soap in her eyes when she showered. No big problems. ... (14 replies)
... Yes, I have read it and confirmed it with my lasik doctors. I started it two weeks prior to surgery and continued for several weeks after. I never had any night driving problems after surgery and would highly recommend that you take it. ... (1 replies)
... e and 6 mm optical zone when used for nearsightedness, such as in your case. I don't know if they could be pushed beyond those sizes. For what it's worth, my own surgery used the Star S4 IR. ... (6 replies)
... too bad! If you are having corrected vision problems with glasses, stay away from high index, go back to old plastic lenses. ... (6 replies)
... it may be from the computer or certian types of light or both , I'm not sure thats why I was asking if anyone else is having this type of problem (5 replies)
... Definitely not the miracle I hoped for either :(so I sympathize. (5 replies)
... Well, at least you're seeing fine until you get to work. I am still not seeing fine, and it's been 5 weeks :confused: Could you have eyes that are strained or tired from the computer? I go in Monday for my "one month" check and I am not a happy camper. :mad: (5 replies)
... I'm thinking about you and we must definately stay in touch. Maybe I'll ask my doctor tonight about your problems just to see how normal or abnormal that is. ... (25 replies)
... escription change over time or you don't break them during some sport or something. But then if your prescription isn't stable, there is no point in going though surgery cause your prescription will then continue to change but from zero. ... (25 replies)
... that have no issues! My advice, and what I did, is to do your research throughly. I discovered from researching that most people that have night vision problems have larger pupils that the treatment zone of the laser. The lasik surgeons say that that is no longer an issue, but I didn't want to take any chances. ... (40 replies)
... I thought I had done my research and knew the complications and, all in all, my surgery and results have gone well. ... (3 replies)
Implantable Lenses
Jan 14, 2012
... Phakic IOLs have a number of advantages over LASIK, PRK and other corneal laser vision correction procedures. ... (0 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)


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