11 doctors weighed in:
Does lasik hurt?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Azhar Salahuddin
Ophthalmology
6 doctors agree
In brief: No
The procedure itself is painless (although you will feel some pressure).
In the few days after, you will have some scratchiness but you shouldn't have any pain.

In brief: No
The procedure itself is painless (although you will feel some pressure).
In the few days after, you will have some scratchiness but you shouldn't have any pain.
Dr. Azhar Salahuddin
Dr. Azhar Salahuddin
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
No. Lasik does not hurt.

In brief: No
No. Lasik does not hurt.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Emil Chynn
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Pain lasik lasek prk
Lasik and intralase don't hurt at all they are totally painless prk hurts a lot which is why nobody should be doing this in 2012, this is the original way to do laser vision correction, as in it is a 30-year old technique lasek and epilasek are the more advanced forms of prk, they only hurt a tiny bit, but are safer than lasik or intralase, as they eliminate the cutting , and most complications.

In brief: Pain lasik lasek prk
Lasik and intralase don't hurt at all they are totally painless prk hurts a lot which is why nobody should be doing this in 2012, this is the original way to do laser vision correction, as in it is a 30-year old technique lasek and epilasek are the more advanced forms of prk, they only hurt a tiny bit, but are safer than lasik or intralase, as they eliminate the cutting , and most complications.
Dr. Emil Chynn
Dr. Emil Chynn
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