Eye Floaters: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Thousands of people across the country have benefited from LASIK. It removes the need for glasses and contact lenses.
When is LASIK done? It is done for the following conditions:
Myopia: You’re myopic when the distant items appear blurry to you.
Hyperopia: You’ve got farsightedness while you cannot see the nearby items clearly.
Astigmatism: This condition causes blurred vision for distance as well as near.
Are your Eyes fit for LASIK?
Before LASIK is actually done on your eyes, a complete and thorough examination is done to ascertain if your eyes are fit for LASIK surgery or not. Various measurements are done to determine the shape and curvature of Cornea as well as the eyeball
The doctor will examine for various conditions like:
Any eye disease that might cause progressive deterioration of eyesight and thinning of the cornea (known as keratoconus). In case keratoconusrunson your own family, and even if you do no longer have the condition at that time, the medical doctor may not suggest LASIK Eye Surgical operation for you.
Uveitis, keratitis and herpes simplex affecting your eyes, and another kind of eye infections.
Eye injuriesor eyelid disorders
Severe dry eyes -The doctor will examine the moisture in your eyes. when you have dry eyes, LASIK surgery can worsen the situation. In such cases, the doctors would not end or se LASIK or may also advise it in conjunction with a precautionary remedy to lessen the chance
Glaucoma and Cataracts
Immune disorders like lupus, rheumatoid arthritis or if you are on any immunosuppressive therapy. Diabetes, migraine, and fibromyalgia – if you have one or more of the situations, you may face issues with postoperative ache and dry eyes more than others.