LASIK 2 weeks ago, perfect vision and no dry-eye, however feel a constant pressure in left eye and occasional headaches. (photo)
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Doctor Answers 1
LASIK, LASEK, EYE PRESSURE
I am sorry to hear about your problem. It is likely that you feel pressure in the eye because you HAVE high pressure in the eye, something that happens about 20-30% of the time, being caused by the steroid eye drops that you take after the procedure. The other explanation is that you are over corrected by more than 0.5 diopters and the discomfort feels like pressure.
Best, Dr. Saimovici
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