Normal inquiries concerning the LASIK system
You have questions, we have the responses! The accompanying area gives the most often posed inquiries from our patients about our different vision adjustment techniques. Beneath, you’ll find the responses you really want. Simply click on your inquiry to uncover the going with reply.
ABOUT THE LASER VISION CORRECTION PROCEDURES
LASIK medical procedure is a surgery that remedies an extensive variety of partial blindness (nearsightedness), farsightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism.
WHAT IS LASIC?
You might contemplate whether there is a distinction among LASIK and Lasic, however Lasic can’t exist. Notwithstanding the way that a web look for Lasic might prompt some query items, Lasic is essentially a typical incorrect spelling of LASIK which represents laser in situ keratomileusis. There are anyway a few varieties of the term LASIK, like LASEK, yet Lasic isn’t one of them.
WHAT DOES LASIK MEAN?
LASIK is the acronym for laser in situ keratomileusis. The name refers to the use of a laser to reshape the cornea without invading the adjacent cell layers. In situ is Latin for “in the natural or normal place”. Medically, in situ means “confined to the site of origin without invasion of neighbouring tissues”. Kerato is the Greek word for “cornea” and mileusis means “to shape”.