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LASIK SURGERY IN CHENNAI

Lasik surgery has changed the paradigm of providing proper vision without power glasses and contact lens. There were many myths revolving around this treatment modality.

Based on a recent survey by the American refractive surgery council, almost 96% of the patients are satisfied with LASIK surgery.


What is a refractive error?

In simple terminology, the parallel light rays will find not come to a point focus on the surface of the retina. The main reason behind this is the change of shape of your eye.

There are three types of Refractive Error,

  • Myopia – Nearsightedness
  • Hyperopia – Farsightedness
  • Astigmatism – Blurred Vision

One of the best and finest treatments in modern science is Laser treatment or LASIK.


What does LASIK do in regaining Vision?

As we mentioned above, the surgery process is done with the help of a laser. This corrects the shape of cornea, which is the dome-shaped clear tissue at the front of the eye.

This correction improves the vision by 100%. When compared to conventional methods like glasses and contact lenses, this has become most effective and predominant procedure in the last 2.5 decades.


Benefits of LASIK Surgery

  • LASIK can completely change your vision status by bringing back the lost sight
  • They are associated with little pain due to the numbing drops that are used
  • Vision will be corrected nearly immediately or the next day after LASIK
  • No bandages or stitches are required in this treatment
  • Adjustments can be made years after LASIK to further correct vision if vision changes as you grow by
  • No longer you need vision glasses or contact eyes

RKEC Advantage on LASIK Surgery:

  • R K Eye Clinic, a pioneer in Laser treatment and positioning as one of the best hospital in Chennai with highly qualified experts at a low cost
  • Our expert team has conducted almost 1000 surgeries with high effectiveness for our patients
  • As we are experts with various modes of refractive surgery, we always offer our patients the choice of all treatment modality and their benefits
  • The cosmetic correction of refractive error becoming more and more acceptable among the general public
  • We offer refractive surgical correction with the latest technology so as to provide a customized treatment for each eye
  • The epitome of current technology would include bladeless LASIK which is performed routinely here

Our Technology:

Successful refractive eye surgery can reduce or cure common vision disorders such as myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism.

Since each eye is unique, Excimer LASER with the Schwind platform offers the option of having the procedure customized for your eyes.

The Intralase system ensures a perfect cut of the corneal flap with a femtosecond LASER instead of a mechanical microkeratome.


More about Laser Refractive Surgery

Lasik eye surgery is also referred to as laser vision correction.

The cornea serves as a major refracting surface of the eye. Altering the shape of the cornea even slightly could cause a change in the refractive error. It is based on this principle that corneal laser refractive procedures work

There are many procedures that could be performed. However, which technique would best suit your eyes varies from individual to individual.

It’s important to know which type of procedure best suits your cornea.

  • Trans Photorefractive keratectomy
  • Laser-assisted in situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
  • Bladeless LASIK
  • LASEK
  • ReLEx SMILE
  • Epi LASIK

These are some of the techniques used to provide the safe refractive correction.

The procedure usually takes only 5-7 minutes. It is important to boost the patient’s self-confidence with a positive impact.

On top of it all, the procedure is performed under surface anesthesia with just eye drops.

Before we suggest the above procedure,

  • We would first ensure that there has been no recent change in the refractive error
  • Ensure there are no weak areas in the eye especially the retina and image the cornea to understand its properties like shape and thickness

Only we find all the above parameters under normal boundaries, we will advise undergoing such a procedure.

You can be back to your routine life after 2 days to a week as healing varies from individual to individual and from procedure to procedure.

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