Lasik can be considered by
Those who fulfil the criteria above may get their check up done at our Lasik Centre. Pentacam and Retina screening along with a thorough eye examination shall determine whether or not Lasik is safe for you.
In patients with thin corneas and high refractive power:
We suggest that you avoid the use of contacts at least 1 week before the procedure, for the purpose of accuracy and safety
Yes, Lasik and other eye procedure causes temporary dryness that usually lasts about 1 month. Artificial tear eye drops are routinely prescribed after Lasik. In your case the quality and frequency of these drops shall have to be increased for the post operative period.
3 days of leave and abstinence from computers and laptops usually suffices. Computer use may cause mild strain initially, which usually responds well to frequent use of artificial tear eye drops
Lasik laser is one time permanent solution for glasses/contact lenses. However, in about 2 to 4% cases, some regression does occur. These can be managed with a Lasik redo depending on their corneal thickness.
There are no long term precautions/ prohibitions of Lasik Laser