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Hello welcome to the health storm center document -- For those who wish to reduce their dependence on glasses or contact glances -- -- as a surgical option that permanently changes the shape of the cornea.
This procedure can correct nearsighted or farsighted vision as well as stigmatize them.
-- is an outpatient surgical procedure which usually requires about fifty minutes per high.
Now let's take a closer look at how this surgery is -- Before the surgery you will be proud with topical eye drops in on your -- the area -- -- -- I will be watched.
-- you also may be given a sedative to help you relax.
The -- the surgery your doctor will hold your eye lid open -- this vacuum.
Then the rating is placed on your ride which creates suction on the cornea.
-- -- -- attached to the suction ring then your doctor will cut the outer most 1% of your cornea.
Then a corneal flap is lifted carefully to one side.
But computer control excimer laser is then used to reshape your cornea.
The laser pulses precisely vaporized issue this sport usually takes about sixty seconds.
Then the corneal flap displaced onto its original position because the -- heal so quickly that I will not required stitches.
After the procedure you will be given antibiotic eye drops.
-- darkened pair of shields to prevent you from rubbing your rise or putting pressure on them while you sleep.
You'll also need to arrange for a ride home from your doctor's office.
Here's what else you need to know about laser surgery over 9% of patients are they express satisfaction with the results.
Laser surgery can be an expensive undertaking expect to pay -- tools thousand dollars prize.
This procedure is not reversible so any corrections will require further -- -- surgery and -- is done with little -- Remember laser surgery is not for everyone so it is important to get all the facts and on the stand the risk.
Consult with an eye -- to see if you are a candidate for -- odd not to -- Fox News.
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