I have keratoconus can i still have lasik

Keratoconus is a condition where the cornea becomes thin and bulges outwards in a cone shape, making it weaker and less stable. LASIK involves removing a small amount of corneal tissue to reshape the cornea and improve visual acuity.  Hence, in individuals who have keratoconus, removing additional corneal tissue through LASIK can further weaken the…

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Can I see better even if I have keratoconus?

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disorder that affects the shape of the cornea, the clear, dome-shaped surface of the eye that helps to focus light. In keratoconus, the cornea becomes thinner and bulges outward, causing distorted and blurry vision. While there is no cure for keratoconus, there are treatments available that can improve vision and…

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Can i have lasik if i have keratoconus?

Keratoconus is a condition where the cornea becomes thin and bulges outwards in a cone shape, making it weaker and less stable. LASIK involves removing a small amount of corneal tissue to reshape the cornea and improve visual acuity.  Hence, in individuals who have keratoconus, removing additional corneal tissue through LASIK can further weaken the…

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Can I see better even if I have keratoconus?

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disorder that affects the shape of the cornea, the clear, dome-shaped surface of the eye that helps to focus light. In keratoconus, the cornea becomes thinner and bulges outward, causing distorted and blurry vision. While there is no cure for keratoconus, there are treatments available that can improve vision and…

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