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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)
... Go with the PRK. I had Lasik, but wonder if I would have been better off with PRK. ... (1 replies)
... I'm so glad I finally heard from someone! I have been going NUTS after my surgery on March 24th. I was not quite prepared (I was supposed to have LASIK, but the Dr. saw something on one of my eye pictures and she recommended PRK (day of surgery)). My vision sucks. With and without the band-aid lenses. I went in for a follow-up exam the Thursday after the procedure and they... (30 replies)

... I had PRK on Feb.15 on my right eye and March 1st on my left eye. It will take awhile to heal. ... (30 replies)
... I have terrible erosions with a lot of pain. Are you still having the pain or are you having blurred vision and no pain? ... (5 replies)
Lasik vs PRK
Sep 27, 2009
... Dr. why he recommends PRK, and heard his response, but of course I'd like to dig deeper on the issue. I know a few years ago my Mom did Lasik and has not had any problems with it. ... (2 replies)
... I am having problems with glare, halos, starbursts. Day and night. ... (6 replies)
... you are in high risk territory!! See some of my other posts. Would talk now, but have to go out with gkids. ... (6 replies)
... I see fine until I get to work. as the day goes on my vision get blurry, Not sure if its the lighting or the chemical invironment I work in or maybe the computer. I had surgery 6 weeks ago and this problem doesn't seem to be getting any better with time (5 replies)
... I did the monovision thing with my contact lenses and loved it. I could see distance and read up close with no problems. It's not for everyone but it worked great for me. ... (13 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)
... Dear Bowriter, I guess I agree with the one eye at a time, but I am 5 weeks post today, 2-10, and still can't see clearly out of my left. Thank goodness my right eye is clear. Went to the doc 2 days ago to find out wazzup, and we started me on different drops, other than the FML which has to be taken to reduce swelling and help healing, thinking my eye could be reacting to... (25 replies)
... on old lasers on old methods on standard lasik, withouth new methods like custom guided, or wavefront opimized etc. And also depends how do they make your flap with cheaper mecchanical microkeratome or with expensive intralaase or femtosecond laser. ... (25 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)
... refers to the way the optical properties of the eye are modeled mathematically with Zernike polynomials. If you look up this term you will see it pictured like a pyramid. ... (17 replies)
... a lot of astigmatism prior to LASIK. I was assured by five separate opthalmologists that I was a good candidate for LASIK due to my pupil size, lack of problem with distance vision and astigmatism. ... (9 replies)
... Hello fauzool, and sorry to hear about your situation. I had LASIK in one eye and PRK in the other four years ago. One month isn't a long time... ... (6 replies)
... I am in the situation where I'm going to have a surgery next week and I am still allowed to choose between Lasik and PRK because they are both offered at the same price. ... (0 replies)
... ause of the risk of flap complications. The surgeon simply said I'm a good candidate for either one. But the way he described what he'd do it sounded more like PRK to me. ... (9 replies)
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)




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