LASIK eye surgery

Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis; Laser vision correction; Nearsightedness - Lasik; Myopia - Lasik

LASIK is eye surgery that permanently changes the shape of the cornea (the clear covering on the front of the eye). It is done to improve vision and reduce a person's need for glasses or contact lenses.

Lasik eye surgery - series

The cornea is the transparent part of the eye that covers the iris. It is also the main light bending part of the eye.

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Why the Procedure Is Performed

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