Vision correction surgery is known as laser and refractive eye surgery. It deals with correcting the refractive error i.e. Myopia, Hyperopia and Astigmatism. In the past few years, due to rapid advancement in technology, the surgical treatments have become progressed. Refractive eye surgery endows the patients with clear and better quality of lives.
The most common kinds of vision correction surgery include the reshape of the cornea (the front part of your eye). It is responsible to let the light travel through in and focus properly on the retina (the back part of your eye).
LASIK (laser in-situ, keratomileusis), and works best for the people having nearsighted, farsighted, or having astigmatism. The surgeons help to reshape the tissue under your cornea so that it could create a focused light. The lasik also construct a flap in the outermost layer of the cornea to get the tissue underneath. The procedure helps to cut down your dependence on contact lenses or spectacles.
The best way to correct refractive error is to carry out a thorough examination and discussion with your ophthalmologist. If you considering refractive surgery, you must discuss your lifestyle and vision requirements to decide the most appropriate alternative for you.