Vision problems have become a common medical condition that is affecting a large number of the population. Wearing contact lenses or eyeglasses typically help treat this condition but it comes with certain demerits.
Wearing eyeglasses actually might make certain individuals feel as if they are being held back, for example, while playing soccer. Long-term usage of contact lenses might even lead to eye irritation, dry eyes etc.
It is easy to lose or break eyeglasses as well as contact lenses and the cost of buying new glasses or lenses every year is also quite high
All these factors can be avoided by a new technology that can provide clear vision by the means of laser treatment called LASIK. It helps provide the best treatment option for those undergoing problems with eyeglasses or contact lenses.
Types of vision problems include,
How does LASIK work?
When a light ray reflects on an object and enters the eyes through the cornea, the lens in the eye bends the light ray in a specific way to focus on the retina to see clearly. When the eyes are not perfectly shaped, the light rays do not focus on the retina properly due to poorly bent light rays and this can cause blurriness and poor sight.
In a LASIK procedure, the eye surgeon with the help of a highly accurate laser will modify the affected cornea allowing the light rays to bend perfectly. It is a safe and quick procedure that provides better vision almost immediately.
During your first eye consultation, your doctor may,
Doctors usually recommend OptiLASIK as the latest and best option for patients undergoing LASIK as it is optimized for every individual need. This is because each eye is different from each other, similar to fingerprints.
OptiLASIK uses advanced, proprietary treatments to generate a map of each unique eye to perform a personalized eye procedure. It uses an advanced technology called WaveLight EX500 Excimer Laser as it provides the following:
I was wearing glasses for the last 28 years and my power was -5.0. When I went for a regular eye checkup to Dr. Sohan Raj, AMRIT Hospital
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I got bladeless lasik done on my eyes as it was the most advanced and safest treatment available. Now I'm enjoying all that I missed for so many years