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When can I to to movie theater after a lasik eye surgery?

When can I to to movie theater after a lasik eye surgery?

Same day: Using your eyes for normal activites will not disturb your lasik surgery. There are very few restrictions after lasik, most doctors advise you to avoid rubbing the eyes and submerging the head in water for at least 2 weeks. As long as you are using your medications on time and lubricating the eye frequently, you can got to the movies the same day or the day after the procedure. ...Read more

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Dr. Emil Chynn
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Lasek Eye Surgery (Definition)

Lasek is a modified version of prk, where dilute alcohol is used to loosen the epithelium. The epithelium is slid to the side, and an excimer laser is used to reshape the cornea to eliminate myopia, hyperopia, and/or astigmatism. Then - the epithelial layer is repositioned over the cornea, and a bandage contact lens is placed. The epithelium will typical heal over ...Read more


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How do I take care of myself after getting lasik eye surgery?

How do I take care of myself after getting lasik eye surgery?

Avoid eye rubbing: Your doctor will provide the regimen his professional experience has indicated. Most important after surgery you want to avoid trauma for the eye and get evaluated at the first signs of irritation which may indicate possible infection. ...Read more

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How long does it take to see clearly after lasik eye surgery?

Very quickly: Some improvement immediately, rapid improvement over a few days, stability over a few months. ...Read more

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After having lasik eye surgery is it common to still or to get blurry eyes not as bad as they were before but still bad to affect your vision?

After having lasik eye surgery is it common to still or to get blurry eyes not as bad as they were before but still bad to affect your vision?

Yes: Dryness is probably the most common reason someone may experience temporary fluctuation in their vision after lasik, even for several months. There are effective treatments for this condition, including prescription eye drops and good artificial tears. ...Read more

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The day after having lasik eye surgery can you go to the movies?

The day after having lasik eye surgery can you go to the movies?

yes.: I would suggest that you rest the day of your surgery--go home after your procedure and rest. You should be fine to enjoy the movie the next day. ...Read more

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What are some common problems that people have after lasik eye surgery?

LASIK: Thankfully - problems after lasik are uncommon. Patients can end up over or under corrected. Patients can also experience dry eye - which typically improves over a few months. There is a risk of inflammation or infection, but these are uncommon. In general, lasik is a safe procedure, but there is nothing that is risk free. ...Read more

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Can you get colorblind after lasik eye surgery?

Color blindness: Most color blindness is inherited. Lasik does not cause color blindness but optic nerve issues have been rarely reported after the procedure which could possibly alter color perception. ...Read more

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What are the precautions that should be taken after lasik eye surgery?

What are the precautions that should be taken after lasik eye surgery?

Follow directions: Before your procedure, your lasik doctor should have gone over post-operative precuations with you. Some include not getting dirt, water (or your fingers!) in your eyes, using your eye drops as directed, and keeping your post-op appointments. If you have any questions about what you can and cannot do, please call the surgeon's office to go over the directions with him/her. ...Read more

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Does anyone know if it is possible to get some kind of lasik eye surgery after having a retina detachment?

Very possible: It can be done for sure, but you need clearance from your retinal surgeon and from your lasik surgeon to see if you are a candidate. ...Read more

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What side effects do people experience after lasik eye surgery?

What side effects do people experience after lasik eye surgery?

Vision, dryness: Most lasik surgeries do extremely well with the apparatus well worked out into its fourth generation of improvement. The two major things seen are a final refraction not perfect (usually a little near sighted) and dryness. If it is strongly desirable to improve the vision to perfect an enhancement procedure can be done. Dryness is treated with drops and frequently lessens over time.. ...Read more

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Dr. Jay Bradley
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Lasik (Definition)

Lasik is a two step process where (1) a thin top of tissue is created and retracted and (2) a laser is used to reshape the cornea to create ...Read more