The human eye is a very fragile, delicate organ that can develop many issues. Many people in the world require the use of eyeglasses due to short-sightedness and near-sightedness. Near sightedness can also be called myopia, is the term for not being able to see close objects clearly but far off objects can be see just fine. For more information on myopia, a common problem, find a knowledgeable myopia guide online through a search engine. Far-sightedness, called hyperopia, is when one can see far objects clearly but close-up objects are blurry or cannot be seen clearly.
Many people have heard about Lasik eye surgery but not everyone knows exactly what is it or what it entails. Lasik eye surgery involves reshaping the cornea of the eye and there are many different surgical techniques to do this (ALSO SEE Lasik Surgery: 4 Pre-Surgery Tests To Determine Your Suitability). Lasik has many risks but also many benefits. Some amazing benefits include an almost 90% success rate, very little pain during and after the procedure, and very quick improvement in vision; most people can see clearly the following day. Some downsides that must be taken into account include the high cost of the surgery, problems during the procedure if the doctor accidentally cuts the flap of the skin that is raised to perform the procedure, and possible permanent loss of vision. However, these risks are not likely to occur.
Epi Lasik is a new form of lasik eye surgery. This type is different because it was developed to solve some of the issues that previously occurred in other Lasik surgeries. A person considering this surgery so that eyeglasses and contact lenses are no longer such a hassle should look online for a reputable and informative website to find a competent Epi Lasik doctor.This procedure could very well change one’s life for the better, forever. However, always remember the possible risks associated with any eye surgery or surgery at all, for that matter.
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