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Is SMILE as accurate and safe as LASIK?

Hi there, because I have problems with dry eyes my surgeon has suggested ReLex SMILE rather than traditional LASIK. I've found conflicting reports... READ MORE

IFS Intralase Vs. Lasik - Will IFS Reduce Risk of Complications?

A eye clinic near me is promoting iFS intralase for vision correction. their ads say iFS is safer and faster than Lasik because its the latest... READ MORE

Lasik Vs Prk on High Prescription (-9) and Borderline Cornea (548 Microns)?

I've had 2 opinions for my -9 prescription and 548 corneas. Which would be a better procedure for me - Lasik or PRK? One doc recommended PRK and the... READ MORE

Which is suitable for me: LASIK, Femto LASIK, ReLEx Smile or PRK?

I have myopia of -7.00, -6.50 in right and left eyes with -1.25, -1.25 astigmatism, age 26. I have 524nm, 525nm cornea thickness . topography normal... READ MORE

If I'm a good candidate for either LASIK or PRK, which would you recommend?

My doctor said I'm a perfectly good candidate for either procedure. She said the choice was mine, but personally recommended PRK because it's a more... READ MORE

One Recommended PRK, One Lasik?

I went to two consultations for Lasik and both doctors have different opinions. One recommended PRK and one recommended Lasik. How do I know which one... READ MORE


I have -8 D in one eye and -8.5 in the other with 0.5 cylindrical. My corneal thickness in both the eyes is 560+.Two doctors are preferring Lasik and... READ MORE

Which laser operative procedure do I have to go if my corneal thickness is 460 microns? No other problems for me

I have got 2 consultations regarding doing lasik .my corneal thickness is 460 microns they asked me to go for ICL . but it is costly. Is there any... READ MORE

Which one is safer, PRK or lasik?

Y PRK is considered safer then LASIK. ? which one is best for small prescription? READ MORE

Which would you recommend; LASIK or ICL for -10 & 10.5 power?

My spherical power is -10 & 10.5 with cylinder -2 in both eyes. which option do u recommend me lasic or ICL. my corneal thickness is about 531 & 560... READ MORE

Can LASIK be done to me with-8 power and 490 microns, or do I have to go with ICL?

With -8 in both eyes and 492microns in both LASIK possible for me? I went to vasan eye care they suggested ICL after doing topography and... READ MORE

Eye-q vs. Ex500 a deciding factor for LASIK?

I want to have lasik performed. We have a trip planned at the end of April and wanted to have it done before then. One office has the Eye-q... READ MORE

Which surgery is best for me?

My eye power is -2 and -6.5 which surgery i can prefer ? i having low lighting vision while on night time ! so i have to go lasik or icl ? please help... READ MORE

I have a high prescription, low end of cornea thickens, and I have iritis. Which option is best for me?

I have had three consultations with two different answers. I have a corneal thickness of 505/515 and a prescription of -9.75, -10. One doctor said I... READ MORE

Lasik Laser Eye Surgery with the Allegretto Wave?

I notice that Alcon met FDA approval and has started selling the Alcon Wavelight EX-500 in the U.S. now. This appears to be an upgrade to the... READ MORE

I've had acanthamoeba keratisis 8 years ago on my left eye. What is the best procedure for my eye; LASIK or PRK?

I've had acanthamoeba keratisis 8 years ago on my left eye. I have stopped wearing contacts for few months after treated. Recently i've had my regular... READ MORE

Should I do ASA (PRK) or Femto LASIK? (Photo)

These are my result abd my cornea thickness is about 500. I have +3.50 with both eyes and 1 astigmatism , i was told that i can do both femto lasik... READ MORE

What do you feel I should get done? LASIK or ICL? (photos)

I have received mixed advice about my condition about LASIK and ICL...I need to know whether it's safe to get ICL done. READ MORE

Corneal thickness test result (Photo)

My doctor said that he was going to perform prk on me on surgery day when he was supposed to do lasik because one of my eyes corneal had 490 microns... READ MORE

Some say my cornea is too thin for LASIK others say it's not, what to do? (Photos)

I have had my eyes checked in three clinics in Norway and four clinics in Egypt. All doctors in Norway say PRK is suitable for me and not Femto Lasik,... READ MORE

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