Learn more about common eye surgeries:
- Corrective Eye Surgery Basics
Here is an overview of the different types of surgery to correct myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism.
It is the most popular vision correction surgery. Learn what to expect before, during, and after the procedure.
- LASIK Risks and Complications
Complications from LASIK are few, but they do happen. It is important to understand the risks, and how to minimize them.
- LASIK - Criteria for Success
Successful LASIK surgeons get that way from experience and the ability to screen out poor candidates for the procedure. Here’s the list of what makes you a good candidate.
PRK, an alternative to LASIK. Learn about the advantages and disadvantages, as well as what to expect.
- Surgery for Presbyopia
A number of relatively new procedures are addressing the age related change in the ability to focus on near objects which was once correctable only with bifocals.
- Corneal Transplant
Sometimes because of disease or injury, the cornea becomes so damaged that problems cannot be corrected with eyeglasses, contacts, or refractive surgery.