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Patient Tips and Tools

Your interactive guide to laser eye surgery

Additonal Information and Tools

Recommendation about laser eye surgery

Laser Vision Correction has existed for several decades and treated millions of patients. However, if you are just becoming familiar with the procedure, many of the medical terms can be difficult to understand.

The following information can provide useful insights for interested individuals, regardless of whether laser eye surgery is just an idea or first consultations have already been made.

The glossary explains the most commonly used terminology and provides information about laser eye surgery in general, while the clinic finder could be the starting point in determining which clinic nearby might be the most viable option. Please note that a consultation with an ophthalmologist is essential to get further information and make a final decision.


Clinic Finder

The clinic finder will help locate clinics which offer a full range of Laser Vision Correction procedures, including SMILE. LASIK and PRK/LASEK are available at virtually all centers performing laser eye surgery. Please note that this Clinic Finder does not intend to recommend a specific clinic.

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Questions and Answers

When planning to get laser eye surgery done, there are naturally many questions that come to mind. Find the most commonly asked questions and the answers to them in this section.

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When gathering all the information necessary to make an informed decision about laser eye surgery, you might come across some terms that you may not have heard before. Find an overview of terms and definitions related to laser eye surgery in the glossary.

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