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 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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Are you looking for expert medical, laser and surgical eye care in Karachi?

Led by the experienced and skilled ophthalmologist Dr. Mahnaz Naveed Shah, The Eye Center, Dr. Mahnaz Naveed Shah & Associates offers a wide range of eye care services, including comprehensive eye exams, prescription eyewear and and treatment for various medical and eye conditions such as glaucoma, retina problem, cataracts, macular degeneration, corneal diseases, corneal transplantation,…

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Why can’t I see at a distance?

Nearsightedness, or myopia, is when near objects appear clear but distant objects appear blurry. This happens when light rays incorrectly bend (refract) due to the shape of the eye or specific portions of the eye. Normally, light rays should fall on the retina (the back portion of the eye), to give a clear image. In…

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Common Questions about Femto Lasik and Lasik?

How should I take care of my eyes after LASIK? Your eye surgeon or one of the other ophthalmologists or eye specialists practice at the ¬†will provide you with thorough aftercare instructions following your Femto-LASIK (bladeless) procedure. Is this a good age and life-stage for me to have Femto-LASIK? Your eyesight may alter due to…

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Lasik – Laser Eye Surgery

The Eye Centre uses Femtosecond and other lasers for the correction of refractive error or the need to remove spectacles. We have an Oculus Pentacam HD onsite to evaluate patients using Scheimpflug imaging to help ensure adherence to best possible practice patterns and best possible outcomes. The Eye Centre also houses an Argon and Zeiss…

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