Eye treatment in the present era has become more advanced and uses advanced technology with medical risks can be minimized. However, information about the healing of the eye with the latest technology is fairly limited, so that only certain circles who reach it.
Before you decide to take action healing eye, whether it myopia, presbyopia, or astigmatism, it better if you know the facts about the healing of eye defects using "laser eye surgery".
That the laser eye surgery has been performed by the oculist since the beginning of 1990. 17 years later, precisely in 2007 was approximately there are 17 million visually impaired patients who decide to undergo laser eye surgery.
Techniques of laser eye surgery has been shown to improve vision eye millions of people with eye defects in various parts of the world, yet largest laser eye surgery user still comes from advanced countries.
From a number of laser eye surgery patients, only 90% of patients who are successful and feel a sense of vision be normal and back, either people with myopia, presbyopia, and astigmatism. Laser eye surgery only takes one hour. The time has included of pre- and post-surgery treatment.
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The act of laser eye surgery has minimum pain and soreness.After surgery, the patient does not need to stay in the hospital. Patients will only be required to control at regular intervals after laser eye surgery by oculist.
The act of laser eye surgery has minimum risk of injury because there is no instrument which is entering the eye.
The level of patient satisfaction laser eye surgery is very high because it managed to improve the vision of patients so that the patients can be free from the use of eyeglasses and contact lenses with very short post-surgery healing, which is only a few days. Now is the time to know the types of laser eye surgery that you can consider to cure eye defects.
LASEK or Laser Assisted Sub-epitel Keratomileussis is another laser eye surgery methods which is using PRK (photorefractive keratectomy) or alcohol solution which used to soften and remove the epithelium of the eye. The Excimer Laser then form a new cell skeleton and connective eye tissues, then in this part of eye the epithelium is replaced. The healing process for this type of eye surgery takes a long time.
Para Epi-LASIK is a laser eye surgery which is similar to LASIK and it use a separator or storage of living epithelial tissue. The new epithelium will be replaced after the Excimer Laser instrument change connective tissue of the eye. This procedure in the Epi-LASIK helps speeding up the healing process.
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LASIK (Laser Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis). This surgery using a microkeratome metal blade to cut the cornea flap and an Excimer Laser instrument to restore the function of the eye's vision. The flap is cut and then placed back on the patient's cornea. The result eyesight of patients returned to normal with immediate results.
Well, after learning some important information about types of laser eye surgery, you may be able to quickly decide which actions are suitable for you in the healing of eye defects. To get better result you should make a consultation with oculist before.