LASIK Eye Surgery in Iran
LASIK eye surgery in Iran is the most performed type of refractive laser surgery. The LASIK is an eye operation, which is practiced using two lasers. This laser technique is safe and effective and is the technique most frequently performed in the world because of its speed of recovery and the possibility of treating strong corrections. Thanks to this technique, we can treat all optical defects including:
- Myopia (blurred vision from afar), but also:
- Astigmatism (blurred vision near or far,);
- Hyperopia (blurred vision near or far,).
- Presbyopia (blurred near vision,).
Vision defects mentioned above can usually be corrected by wearing prescription glasses or soft or hard contact lenses. However, LASIK eye surgery can be beneficial for these visual disorders. This treatment is possible from the age of 21 after ensuring the stability of the visual disturbance.
Advantages of the LASIK eye surgery
- Quick recovery
- No stitches
- Few follow-up appointments needed
- High success rate
Unquestionably, eye care is of utmost importance. Therefore, before deciding on eye surgery, the ophthalmologists examine each patient’s eyes with maximum care. During the examination, the surgeon also assesses your expectations, your motivation, and answers all your questions so that you can make your decision calmly and in full knowledge of the facts.
The day of your surgery
LASIK eye surgery is performed under local anesthesia, on an outpatient basis (i.e. without hospitalization), and most often bilaterally.
-Come to the operating room without makeup.
-Do not put on your lenses 48 hours before the operation.
-You must have a company and plan a rest period of at least 6 hours after the surgery.
-In the case of pregnancy, it is recommended that the surgery gets postponed
LASIK eye surgery risks
If the indications validated by the surgeon are respected, LASIK eye surgery is safe and reliable surgery, the complication rate of which is very low due to the safety and sophistication of the equipment used. As this is a functional surgery, it is aimed at all patients wishing to acquire independence in their optical correction, glasses, or contact lenses.
How does LASIK eye surgery work?
The LASIK eye surgery requires the use of two lasers: the Femtosecond laser and the Excimer laser. The Femtosecond Laser allows very precise cutting of a thin corneal flap with great security; a flap that allows you to treat your visual defect with the Excimer laser, under the flap, without pain. The Excimer laser corrects the visual defect by changing the shape of the cornea.