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How Corneal Flap heal after Lasik?

How does corneal flap heals after Lasik? Does it heal only at the edges or the entire flap under surface heals and attaches itself back to the treated... READ MORE

Can a Lasik Flap Ever Heal to Its Pre Operative State?

Can a ilasik flap ever heal to its pre opeartive state? If not, to what degree does it heal? READ MORE

Did I really hurt my chance of 20/20 vision after eating an edible after LASIK surgery?

Excuse my terminology if it is incorrect, but I had my wavefront guided, custom lasik, done last Friday on 5/22/15 around 430pm. I went through the... READ MORE

Do warm compresses after Lasik help speed up healing of the eye?

Will using a warm compress one to two times a day speed healing of the eyes after Lasik? I had Lasik one month ago and one of my eyes is perfect, but... READ MORE

Is It True That the Longer You Have Post-Lasik Dry Eye, the More Likely It Will Be Permanent?

I was told that Lasik healing time is 3-6 months. It is now over a year later (13 months to be exact) and I still have post lasik dry-eye. I hear it... READ MORE

3D Laser Lasik Eye Surgery with a High Myopia and High Astigmatism, How Long does it Take to Heal?

My husband had 3D laser lasik eye surgery with a high myopia and high astigmatism. 2 days post op he is 20/50 OS and 20/80 OD. He didn't have a... READ MORE

Recreational drugs post-IntraLASIK

A friend asked me inquire on Cocaine and MDMA use two weeks after Intralase surgery. Would they have any significant effect on the eyes or the healing... READ MORE

2 weeks post op LASIK, I have blurry visions in dim light. Is this normal?

I had my Lasik performed on 11 July 2014 and it is now July 25. I have fluctuating vision and its really hazy in dim light and I cant drive at night... READ MORE

Smoking marijuana two weeks after LASIK surgery. Should I be worried about my healing?

I had lasik two weeks ago and I smoked pot last night. I don't smoke very often, it's just a once in a while thing. Should I be worried about my... READ MORE

Had Bladeless LASIK 17 Days Ago. Right Eye is Very Dry. How Long Will This Last?

Had bladeless LASIK 17 days ago. Right eye is still very dry. Using Refresh lubricating drops every hour, or half hour. Never really had dry eyes... READ MORE

10 days post op LASIK, I have haloes and starburst around street lights and any lighting object. Is it a part of healing process

Recently i hd undergone lasik surgery around 10 days ago, earlier i hd asked a question abt blurry vision after lasik while reading though distance... READ MORE

Is It True That Lasik Healing Can Take Many Years?

I was advised by my laser surgeon that corneal healing after lasik takes a number of years, any interruption in this process ie drug induced dryness... READ MORE

LASIK 2 weeks ago, perfect vision and no dry-eye, however feel a constant pressure in left eye and occasional headaches. (photo)

I had LASEK on 16-07-2016, my vision is currently near perfect and I have no dry-eye symptoms. However from around 7 days into my treatment I began... READ MORE

I had LASIK almost 3 weeks ago it's still a little blurry and I have no distance definition is that a part of healing?

I was near sighted. I had the plugs put in & I still feel dry a lot of times. I can see but nothing is defined or clear. Still blurry most of the time... READ MORE

Is it safe to get a chemical hair treatment before and after LASIK surgery?

I intend to get the Brazilian Blowout hair treatment soon, but want to make sure it doesn't affect the results of my LASIK procedure or the healing... READ MORE

How long it takes to heal the flaps or does it ever heals?

Hi I am from India and had customized lasik around 1.5 months back. During regular follow up check up, My doctor was concerned for epithelial ingrowth... READ MORE

Will consuming/inhaling marijuana or THC in general permanently damage or hurt my chances of healing from LASIK?

I realize dryness will contribute and even delay the healing process, but what about any possible benefits. It does relieve intraocular pressure and... READ MORE

Does the corneal flap heal with LASIK? Can you cite source?

I read the corneal flap never heals, but then i also read it heals with weaker scar tissue.Is anything people developed in the near future to force... READ MORE

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