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... How did you know the corneal flap moved? ... (9 replies)
... I had LASIK in August 2004 and then adjustment in January 2005. All went fine. ... (9 replies)
... I had one that shifted but I went back for the one day post op and they fixed it, everything has been fine every sence about 3 weeks so far. ... (9 replies)

... Hi, everyone. I've been reading alot on the boards lately and have found some very useful information. I haven't read anything on my problem, and am hoping that someone can help. ... (3 replies)
... weeks post surgery and I'm far sighted which is much worse than near sighted but, I'm told, it may get better. In any case, I've read various things about lasik enhancements and I've made the decision to not to do it. ... (7 replies)
... Lasik or prk is not cheap anywhere I belive, it's still more expensive than high quality comfortable glasses with high quality lenses which can last for 5years or even more depending does your prescription change over time or you don't break them during some sport or something. ... (25 replies)
... weeks ago. PRK is Photorefractive Lasik. It's Lasik for those who have had prior eye trauma. They do not make the corneal flap as they do with regular Lasik. They go right through the cornea. ... (4 replies)
... driving. I have sinced researched LASIK like no other topic in my life and have discovered that it is, in fact, a very damaging procedure with grave implications for the future eye health of those who have had it. Please go to www.lasikflap. ... (0 replies)
... I got Lasik surgery on both eyes on January 23rd and right now I am a little anxious about the long term results. I would very much like if someone on this board could comment on my experience and vision progress or lack thereof. ... (7 replies)
... side ettiquette. As a patient, I would be livid to hear that the surgeon did something without my consent. It is both unethical and unprofessional. You as a consumer is paying for the service you want, not what he wants. ... (31 replies)
Hyperopic Lasik
Apr 17, 2009
... The Wavefront reading maps the entire eye for astigmatism, both regular and irregular. With the right mapping and Lasik equipment, both types of astigmatism should be correctable... in theory. However, the rub comes with how someones eye heals after Lasik. ... (23 replies)
... I know there has been a lot about the differences between the two and trust me, I've searched, but this question is a little bit different so bear with me and forgive me for another Lasik vs. ... (0 replies)
... I would think all the risks are the same. The only difference is the flap is already cut. I did ask my doctor what the time frame was for lifting the flap and he said he has done them 10 years later which means to me it never really fully heals. ... (7 replies)
... correct one eye without telling you. This was given to me as an option which is "monovision". I had to sign a document stating I wanted both eyes treated the same for distance. ... (31 replies)
... That is a tough call. I would suggest that perhaps you should go visit one or two more lasik centers if there are anymore available to you in your area. ... (2 replies)
... I think that Lasix surgery is the greatest thing when it works.. When you read all of the paper work in it is states that approximately 1to 2 percent of the people the surgery does not work on.. Well I am one of that percentage and I wish at this point that I would never have had it done.YOUR eyes are very precious.. ... (14 replies)
... and contacts would fall off my football cornea. I wanted it done, for 10 years I thought about about it. Finally I did a insane amount of googling and watching videos. Big mistake, seeing first hand made me anxious. ... (12 replies)
... I went for LASIK, and the surgeon could not obtain a "good flap." He did not attempt the other eye and said to let it heal for three months, and he would try again. problem is I am on 4th day after this procedue and my eyes are stil minor red plus I think I have lost some vision. ... (1 replies)
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)
... Wilson, sorry to hear that the vision in your left eye has not improved greatly. By now I am sure you had your 2 week post op. Did the doc say anything about any swelling of the cornea? ... (31 replies)

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