Myopia, Hypermetropia and Astigmatism Presbyopia (To get rid of reading glasses after the age of 40).
The total prep and operation time is about 10-20 mins, the laser procedure itself takes only seconds.
Local anesthetic eye drops are used before the operation to numb the eyes.
You can return to work next day after LASIK. Discomfort after LASIK will only last about 2-3 hours. With other excimer laser methods recovery time will be 3-5 days.
We almost always operate on both eyes on the same day so you can return to your daily life straight away.
Dr. Kumral requires to see you the day after surgery. If you are staying longer and enjoying your vacation any after care you request and follow up visits are complimentary. At the end of surgery you will be handed care instructions, any medicine you might need and the mobile number of Dr. Kumral. Yes you read correctly! You’ll be encouraged to call him if necessary. Dr. Kumral had lived and worked in the UK so you will comfortably communicate throughout the whole process.
No optometrists to control your eyes, Dr. Kumral himself will conduct the post operative examination the day after your surgery.
YES; If your prescription hasn't changed for at least one year and your eyes and overall health are good.
FDA in USA has approved LASIK for anyone over 18. There is no age too old to get LASIK, though conditions occurring later in life, such as cataracts, can impact eligibility.
If you've had cataract surgery and you can't see near and need reading glasses excimer laser surgery would be a good solution for you.
NO; If you are pregnant or have systemic diseases such as diabetes, HIV, lupus, or rheumatoid arthritis.
We are here to assess and discuss best options with you.