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Laser Eye Surgery advances

Imagine laying beneath a machine that is about to use invisible lasers to permanently remove tissue from your eye and transform your vision from terrible to perfect within a few minutes. It sounds crazy — like some far-fetched idea from a science fiction novel. But it’s far from it. In fact, this was the reality of Laser Eye Surgery twenty years ago, when it first hit the scene and took the vision correction field by storm. Since then, the procedure has only… Read more

Laser Eye Surgery advances

Wavefront-guided variations of LASIK surgery

It all starts with a little bit of research, and the next thing you know you’re down the rabbit hole discovering much more than you ever anticipated. You may have just got to grips with the different types of procedures—PRK/LASEK, LASIK, ReLEx SMILE—only to hear that some treatments even have their own variations. As the most popular form of Laser Eye Surgery, LASIK no doubt has the highest number of different treatment types on offer—at least on the high street. It’s a… Read more

Wavefront-guided variations of LASIK surgery

What’s so special about wavefront LASIK

Every type of Laser Eye Surgery is referred to as the best, most effective, most advanced type—it all depends who you’re talking to. For the majority of people new to the market of Laser Eye Surgery providers, they experience a feeling of slowly becoming entangled in a net of medical terminology and marketing promotions and personal opinions that gradually twists and tangles around them, making it more and more difficult to get out from and form a clear and conclusive decision. High… Read more

What’s so special about wavefront LASIK

About Laser Eye Treatment At London Vision Clinic

The procedure itself is pain-free. With LASIK, you may experience a pressure sensation when the surgeon creates the corneal flap, and some discomfort or irritation for up to 24 hours after surgery. With PRK, you may experience irritation for one week or more after surgery. Because discomfort can occur in some patients during the healing phase, we provide pain relief medication in eye drop form to help eliminate this. Click here to watch Professor Dan Reinstein explain this FAQ. The operation takes… Read more

About Laser Eye Treatment At London Vision Clinic