Laser surgery is a type of procedure during which a state of the art laser is used to painlessly remove a tiny amount of eye tissue. Since human tissue is soft, the laser is used for a matter of minutes and the tissue is extracted without any bleeding. Thanks to the advancement in technology, laser surgery is now completely safe and the most popular elective surgery in the world. Laser surgery is frequently used to treat refractive and non-refractive eye conditions.
Laser eye surgery is ideal if you are affected by short sight, long sight or astigmatism.
Short-sightedness can range from mild, where treatment may not be required, to severe, where objects will appear blurry.
In the long term, long-sightedness, can significantly cause headaches and tiredness due to “over-focus” and lead to double vision.
Depending on the seriousness of the problem contact lenses or glasses can be worn but some people may find it less of a hassle to have laser eye surgery.
- 1 Clear vision after 1-3 months
- 2 No more need of correction glasses
- 3 Enjoy a relatively permanent solution
- 4 10 to 15 minutes treatment
- 5 Back to work within 48 hours
Laser eye surgery is a safe and effective surgery that will reshape the cornea of the eye. It works by correcting the focus of the cornea, through three alternative treatments: LASEK, LASIK or ReLEx SMILE. We are the only UK group to offer all 3 options, based on what is ideal for your unique vision correction needs.
What Is the Success Rate of This Surgery?
Awarded top-rated surgeon by Doctify in 2018
Optegra laser eye surgery is very safe and effective. Over 99% of our customers achieved 20/20 vision or better on the next day after the treatment although it may take slightly longer for some patients.
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