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What is the difference between the lasik and paragon crt?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
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In brief: LASIK permanent

Lasik corrects the prescription permanently by changing the shape of the cornea with an excimer laser.
Paragon crt molds the cornea temporarily using a flat contact lens.

In brief: LASIK permanent

Lasik corrects the prescription permanently by changing the shape of the cornea with an excimer laser.
Paragon crt molds the cornea temporarily using a flat contact lens.
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Dr. Tal Raviv
Ophthalmology

In brief: Surgical vs Lens

Lasik is a surgical procedure that will permanently change the shape of your cornea to diminish its myopia, hyperopia or astigmatism.
Paragon crt is a brand of contact lenses(ortho k) worn overnight to temporarily warp your cornea and temporarily reduce myopia during the day.

In brief: Surgical vs Lens

Lasik is a surgical procedure that will permanently change the shape of your cornea to diminish its myopia, hyperopia or astigmatism.
Paragon crt is a brand of contact lenses(ortho k) worn overnight to temporarily warp your cornea and temporarily reduce myopia during the day.
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