All about lasik eye surgery

By: J The fall J

INTRO

 Hey you looking on the screen, I love your eye color!!! But going on, there is a new and improved eye surgery program called lasik itŐs a very fast and easy way to get better eye vision. I can tell you what it is, the history and even how it works if you keep reading my report.

What is it?

What is the first part in the operation? According to enzinearticles.com they have you lie in a chair and then put numbing drops. They clean your cornea of foreign they then put a ring thing over your eye to keep it open, it is placed right on the eyeball. You will experience blurring of your vision. Then they use a surgical knife to cut a thin circular flap in the cornea.

What is the second part? According to enzinearticals.com

Afterwards, the ring is removed and the microkeratome. Then you stare at the light. And then you proceed in the operation.

       Are you asleep? According to vision.about.com

Yes. Only a local I drop is really needed to numb your eye/eyes for lasik. If you want the doctor can give you a mild oral medication to help you relax during the procedure. Wow thatŐs weird I thought you could only get eye drops.

History

What does the word come from? According to lasik surgerynews.com in situ is a Latin term meaning in its original position or place. Kerato is a Greek word-meaning cornea so that is what the word comes from.

What is lasik eye surgery? According to vision.about.com

Lasik is a pressure you can get to improve your sight.

 

 

 

 

How it works

Are you asleep? According to vision.about.com

Yes. Only a local I drop is really needed to numb your eye/eyes for lasik. If you want the doctor can give you a mild oral medication to help you relax during the procedure.

       How long does it last? According to answers.yahoo.com

After lasik you will probably have 20/20 vision but after a while like 10-15 years you will start to see a change in your vision.

       Why was lasik invented? According to yahoo.com

So people can see with out the aid of glasses.

       Does it have effects? According to answers.yahoo.com

So not really. 3 years and you will probably only notice 1 problem or side effects.

 

 

Other important facts

       Can children get it done? According to vision.about.com

Your son or daughter may want lasik but they can't get it done until they are at least 18 must dr. will want you to wait until your 21

       Is it expensive? According to allaboutvision.com

So it all depends on which doctor

 

Conclusion

So now you know what lasik is, the history, how it works, and other important facts. I hope you enjoyed my report and hope you learned something.

                     Bye.