LASIK Complications

LASIK eye surgery is one of the safest procedures of its kind, with an excellent success rate. Like any medical procedure, refractive surgery carries some risk. Major complications after LASIK are extremely rare, occurring in less than 1% of all…

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Preparing for LASIK Surgery

LASIK surgery requires considerable preparation. Prior to LASIK in Buffalo, you’ll need a complete eye examination by your refractive surgeon including the following tests and evaluation: Dr. Atwal will dilate your pupils to fine-tune your prescription. Examination of your eyes…

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LASIK and LASEK

Today there are several refractive surgery options to correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism. LASIK and LASEK are popular forms of refractive laser eye surgery. Although these procedures are similar and have the same goal of correcting refractive errors…

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