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... I am 6 months post-op on my wavefront Lasik/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. Here are some questions I want to ask regarding statements made by the surgeon who performed the procedure. If anyone could answer them or suggest additional questions to... (6 replies)
... I did have blurriness for the first couple of weeks. I also had dry eyes and was put on Restasis and used those drops twice a day. I am still using them, only now I am only using them once a day. ... (6 replies)
... I had Intralase Blade free Lasik 5 weeks ago today. I was mildly near sighted with astigmatism in both eyes. I don't have what my prescription was written down right now. ... (2 replies)

... Thank you for the response, DollBaby :). Oh believe me, if this is the worst it ends up, as I stated above, look at what it compares to. Yes, with contacts, it may have been a bit clearer, but it sounds like there are good odds it will get beeter. A Co-Worker of mine had a very similiar experience, one eye sharp, the other not as clear and blurry. After a month or 2, it... (6 replies)
... So I went back to see him the other day. But when I went to see him it was the first day that my right eye hasn't felt dry since the day of the surgery! But for the first time my left was dry! Figures. He said the left eye was extremely dry. So he put a plug in that eye and said my right eye looked pretty good. He did not put me on Restasis. When they tested my sight I... (2 replies)
... I agree with the previous post, I too questioned my decision during the first month or so of recovery. I had lasik about 9 months ago. I was also a freak about protecting my eyes, I was so worried that I would get something in my eye, or dislodge my flap! ... (2 replies)
... By the way, Restasis is not cheap. I had the prescription filled at a local pharmacy using my health care insurance. ... (14 replies)
... I am now 5 weeks post op. Last Tuesday, the optometrist gave me a prescription for Restasis, due to dry eye. I had been using drops once an hour, on average. ... (14 replies)
... r eyes will go back and forth and fluctuate a lot while you're healing. Mine changed almost by the hour it seemed like. Mine kept changing for a couple of months post op. I also had very dry eye. mine lasted about 6 months. I was on restasis and had to use rewetting drops all day. ... (7 replies)
... HI, I was put on Restasis for three months following my lasik operation in April. I did not have dry eye before, I didn't really notice a different. ... (8 replies)
... table. I had bad dry eye for the first few weeks after surgery and then my eye surgeon put me on Restasis. I had my surgery in November of 2006 and I am still on Restasis but my eyes feel wonderful and my vision is fantastic! ... (2 replies)
... Hi! Not sure if you should base your decision on what others may have had happen to them as lasik is an individual thing when it comes to healing and all that goes with it. ... (1 replies)
... I had a lasik done one month ago and not a day that I can see clearly. ... (1 replies)
Lasik Surgery
Mar 21, 2011
... hey zowie hi there... dry eyes are just one of the insidious side affects of lasik. you may want to ask dr about restasis.. i have been on it for about 3 months. has helped a little. warm compresses also morning and night have helped. this is one thing in my life i regret so much. i wish i could take it back. i have starbursts and halos too. what was you script prior to... (2 replies)
Lasik 2 weeks ago
Jun 14, 2010
... I had lasik 2 weeks ago. ... (8 replies)
... they're way cheaper than those restasis drops and they work just as well, or better! ... (22 replies)
... Hey ang welcome. If I were you I would see a cornea specialist as opposed to a DO. Also, do a little more research on LASIK complications on line as there are some good sites with great info. Now for your starbursts and halos at 5 months out I would start to worry. ... (6 replies)
... I am now 10 weeks post op. ... (14 replies)
... months post op, but if it ain't getting better, it will not. ... (3 replies)
... left. Doctor still says I still have slight edema in both eyes. He told me to use restasis 2x day and my refresh plus drops 4x day. I still have a hard time seeing street signs . My vision is better in the morning that progress during the day. ... (12 replies)


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