2 doctors weighed in:

How come I need second eye surgery (prk)?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Federico Mattioli
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

In brief: Variable

Variations during the healing process can result in postoperative prescriptions.
If your vision can still be improved by glasses after your prk, then there may be a remaining prescription which could be improved by a second treatment.

In brief: Variable

Variations during the healing process can result in postoperative prescriptions.
If your vision can still be improved by glasses after your prk, then there may be a remaining prescription which could be improved by a second treatment.
Dr. Federico Mattioli
Dr. Federico Mattioli
Thank
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology

In brief: Why not?

If your vision still not good after first time, you might need a touch-up.
If your vision good- then no, you dont need it.

In brief: Why not?

If your vision still not good after first time, you might need a touch-up.
If your vision good- then no, you dont need it.
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified,
24 years in practice
67M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors