A 34-year-old member asked:
How exactly does eye correcting surgery work?
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Ophthalmology 26 years experience
6.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Various ways: If not a candidate for lasik/prk, there are others to correct refractive errors such as phakic intraocular lens, clear lens extraction, intracorneal rings, etc. The basic premise is to change the corneal or lens power to focus it directly on the retina instead of in front or behind.
6.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 2, 2011
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