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Can I blink during LASIK surgery?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jan 4, 2023 1:30:00 PM

LASIK eye surgery is a quick and simple procedure that typically results in patients having 20/20 vision immediately following the surgery. For ...

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What Kind of LASIK Results Can I Expect?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Dec 27, 2022 12:49:00 PM

LASIK, also known as laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, is a very popular vision corrective surgery that permanently changes the shape of the cornea using an excimer laser. While every patient is unique, there are certain standards necessary for qualifying as a LASIK candidate. These parameters will help ensure significant correction to refractive errors that include myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. Good candidate qualifications include prescriptions within a treatable range according to FDA-approved requirements, ocular maturity, prescription stability, overall health including the eyes' health, corneal shape and thickness, and realistic expectations. Because LASIK has a 96% success rate, the kind of results one can expect are a significant ...

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Can I Still Get LASIK If I Have Astigmatism?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Oct 17, 2022 12:29:19 PM

Are you looking for options when it comes to vision correction? Living with glasses and contact lenses doesn’t have to be the only way.

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