Cornea + PRK

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I have a central corneal thickness of 470 in both eyes, (too thin for LASIK?). Do You Recommend ICL or PRK For Thin Corneas?

I am 28, have a prescription of -3.0 (right) and -2.0 (left).  I have been to two separate eye clinics and one advises PRK and one ICL. The... READ MORE

Thin Corneas, High Prescription....PRK?

Hi, Just looking for some thoughts on this.... I've gone to 4 different offices for consultations, looking to see if I'm a candidate. My eyes... READ MORE

A Week After PRK Surgery, I Had a Corneal Abrasion when Removing the Bandage Contacts. How Will I Recover and in What Time?

A week after PRK surgery, I had a corneal abrasion when removing the bandage contacts in my non-dominant eye. It was not in the line of sight, has... READ MORE

PRK Instead Of LASIK For Thick Cornea? What Is The Healing Time?

My thickness for both eyes corneas are 470 and 472 and i have a little congenital cataracts, the doctor recommended PKR instead of Lasik. Im a good... READ MORE

I Have a Contact Lens Rx of -6.5 and -7.0. My Cornea Thickness is 470 and 460 Microns. PRK?

Am I a good candidate for PRK? I have one opinion of yes but even though I'm a candidate I don't know if I'm comfortable with just making the cut to... READ MORE

Thin Cornea Using FML Eye Drops?

I recently did a PRK due to my cornea is thin my doctor prescribed me to use FML eye drops. Which I read it can thin out the cornea and can also cause... READ MORE

Does Having a Thicker Cornea Help with PRK Recovery Time? My Cornea is Around 600 for Both Eyes.

Hi, I'm in the military, and I really want to correct my vision via PRK or LASIK. I'm leaning towards PRK due to the huge encouragement I got from the... READ MORE

Lasik Vs PRK for Thinner Cornea and Higher Prescription?

My corneal thickness is 520+/- in each eye. Left eye is -6 and right -5. No astigmatism in either eye. Which would you recommend and why? I’m 26 and... READ MORE

Am I Eligible for Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)?

I am 21, have a prescription of -10 (Right) and -8 (Left) and corneal thickness of 485 for one eye and 500 for other, I went to one clinic and they... READ MORE

PRK with corneal scar?

I am looking to have PRK in my left eye. I have a corneal scar in this eye. Is it likely to regenerate after the PRK surgery? Thanks! READ MORE

I have had 4 cornea abrasions since my PRK surgery a year and a half ago. PLEASE HELP !

Since then, I have had a total of 4 cornea abrasions between both eyes. Every night before bed, I put Muro128 ointment on my water-line so my eyes... READ MORE

Am I a candidate for PRk surgery? (Photo)

My age is 25.. and my cornea thickness is 450 and 452.. i hate wearing spects can i go for prk.. doctor suggested me to wear spects for next 6months..... READ MORE

PRK vs. ICL with minor astigmatism, which will achieve the best results?

I went to two consultations. The first told me that my corneas were too thin for Lasik and PRK. ICL was the only option. I have -6.0 and a slight... READ MORE

Is there any other procedure to get free of spectacles?

Am 24,since 11yrs am using spects. my right eye -7.00 and left eye -5.75 ,Recently i went for lasik surgery but after doing tests doctor advised me... READ MORE

My doctor stated that though I am a candidate for both types of surgery, he thinks the PRK is best. I have -2.75 in both eyes.

I have - 2. 75 in both eyes. I wonder why he chose PRK then. Any ideas? It's not because of the thickness of the cornea, of that I'm sure. READ MORE

White Spot on the White Part of my Cornea?

I did my PRK surgery 2 weeks ago yesterday I noticed that there is a white spot or different shade of white on the white part of my eye is that normal? READ MORE

PRK or ICL?

My cornea thickness is 460. my right eye is -12.00 and my left eye is -11.00. can i have PRK Or i should prefer ICL? READ MORE

PRK/RELEX/ICL. I Have -6.50 D Right and -6.00 Left Eye(-1 D Cyl in Both). Can PRK

My opthalmologist suggested ICL. Is it safe as there may be chances of cataract or glaucoma later on. alternatively he said for PRK which after... READ MORE

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