Dry Eyes + PRK

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PRK for Thin Cornea and Dry Eye?

I have been diagnosed as good for PRK, as I have thin cornea and dry eye. I know there are risks with the dry eye. What's your opinion on going ahead?... READ MORE

After PRK Surgery, is It Safe to Continue with Eye Drops for Allergies (Patanol) and Dry Eyes (Restasis)?

If not, are there other allergy or dry eye medications that are more commonly recommended for use after PRK? READ MORE

Can vision reverse after 4 month of PRK?

Hello doctors. I had a PRK surgery 4 monthes ago. And my vision almost 24/24. Before two weeks , i got a problem in my eyes and im taking alcon... READ MORE

I've Had my Right Eye Scraped Twice Since PRK Due to Hazing Because of Dry Eye. Is This Normal? Will my Outcome Be Affected?

I'm 2 1/2 weeks post PRK and have experienced a very difficult and painful healing process. Days 1-3 were fine, days 4-now have been horrible. I have... READ MORE

Will I have to use eyedrops forever due to dry eyes after PRK surgery?

I had a PRK surgery 15 months ago. I still use eye drops (Hyabuak) because I feel my eyes dry.I would like to know if I will use eye drops for all of... READ MORE

Why Do I See Better with my Left Eye?

I had PRK 6 months ago, and nowadays my right eye is perfect!, but my left one is not, I feel more dryness on it and glare as well, I have to blink... READ MORE

I never had issues with my eyes hurting. After PRK on 01/28/15, still experiencing experience burning, blurriness and dryness.

From trying to rinse my face with ONLY water, even the slight fingers going over my eyes hurts. I cannot wear any make-up without crying from it... READ MORE

4 months post op PRK, I am having dry eyes still. Is this dryness will go away? Or this is permanent?

I am 19 years old.I had Prk surgery 4 month ago.before surgery my eyes were -10D each eye.I never had dry eyes before prk surgery.Now 4 month passed... READ MORE

Prk Vs Intralase LASIK?

My vision is about -4.50 for both eyes and with slight astigmatism. Consultant said LASIK is good for me but I read that with LASIK, my flap will... READ MORE

Dry eye after PRK. Is it permanent? (Photo)

I'm 9 weeks post PRk. At my 1 week check up I was told I was doing well.4 weeks after op I woke up with a corneal erosion.i was told to lubricate... READ MORE

PRK issues one year after surgery. What are the odds that this is now permanent?

I'm suffering with horrible dryness after a PRK enhancement. The clinic told me it'd go away in 3 months, then 6 months, then 9 months..it's now 12... READ MORE

5 weeks after PRK, right eye not improved. Should I be worried?

So, I had PRK/AST surgery about 5 weeks ago. My left eye is crystal clear and my right eye is so blurry still. No pain. Dry, yes, more in the right.... READ MORE

Which artificial tears are best after PRK surgery?

Can you please name them? i ah having dry eyes.i had surgery prk 6 month ago. READ MORE

Eyes glued shut every morning. Severe dryness?

It's been 9 months since my PRK laser eye surgery. I am 33 yrs old. Since the surgery, I wake up with my eyes glued shut. Every morning I have to... READ MORE

Dry eyes after PRK; 7 weeks ago; will it go away? Also, some itchiness and redness in eyes after computer work; will it heal?

Had PRK 7 weeks ago. Had dry eyes which have alleviated considerably. Still mild dryness, especially in my left eye. Will it go away eventually?... READ MORE

4 months after PRK enhancement and my right eye is dry, irritated and I wake every day with a swollen eyelid. Any suggestion?

I've asked on here before but I got no reply, if anyone could help me I'd be so grateful. my right eye looks red, irritated and is uncomfortable. I've... READ MORE

Eyes burning 7 weeks after PRK. Is this normal?

Hello I underwent a prk surgery 7weeks ago. My eyes are still becoming dry and are also burning when I look at computer screen for more than 10 min, I... READ MORE

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