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... You had PRK done on your left eye, with good results and no problems? ... (4 replies)
... xx on both eyes and have been for a while. I went to a very reputable place in newport beach with a very reputable doctor that people I personally known have gone to. ... (7 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)

... 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)
... Forgive me because I have the worst memory of anyone I know. I think it has to do with my minor insomnia and night terrors but, I would guess that that is another board entirely. ... (6 replies)
... PRK. The halos and starbursts have not improved in 5 months. I have made an appointment with another ophthalmologist for a second opinion about my problems. ... (6 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 5, 2012
... yet I cannot function normally after lasik, because when my pupil gets bigger i no longer see clear and with ease as before. So what everything perfectly, it depens on the amount of this problems, some don't see it as much, other are crippled because of it. ... (22 replies)
... You definately had a bad experience. Most don't have those kinds of problems. Make sure that your doctor keeps in close touch with you. He or she should if you are experiencing those type of problems. They should be very concerned. Most of the time, PRK and lasik goes very well. ... (8 replies)
... in both eyes, which improved following surgery. I still have problems though. The vast majority of improvement occurred in the 3 weeks following surgery and has been slow ever since, but everyone's physiology is different. ... (4 replies)
... I had LASEK done instead of PRK or LASIK. ... (0 replies)
... first few months. Those who do are miserable and sometimes severely impacted. One of the things I noticed on this forum is that a lot of people post about their problems then never post again. Some don't even reply to the people who repond to their own thread. ... (4 replies)
Help and advice
Jun 6, 2012
... The obvious options are spectacles and contact lenses, which will usually give perfectly good results without any risk of permanent problems - anything goes wrong you can just remove them again. (Barring the tiny risk of a nasty eye infection, I suppose.) If you want lens-free vision, there are the laser variants (LASIK/Epi-LASIK/LASEK), the pre-laser variants (PRK/RK?) and... (22 replies)
... ad some kind of problems. The ones that had absolutely no issues don't post here, so reading these boards can give you a very negative impression. Second, even with successful surgery, there are no guarantees that you will not need glasses again down the road. ... (40 replies)
... by the end of week one, you will not be. PRK takes much longer, but you had Lasik. ... (9 replies)
... I went to consultations with both and was equally impressed with both. ... (19 replies)
... I had PRK and was told one week. ... (7 replies)
... I had monovision PRK done several weeks ago. I love not having to strain to read. It's great. Not everyone feels comfortable with it, so we are very lucky that we can adapt with no problems. Glad it's working for you. I don't regret it for one minute. ... (2 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. ... (1 replies)
... it listed SO many possible problems that it really terrified me. After reading all the posts here, it seems that most of the possible complications are rare. ... (6 replies)

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