Frequently asked questions
Does LASIK hurt ?
Laser eye surgery treatment is virtually painless. However, you may experience some mild to moderate discomfort and watering of the eyes for a few hours after a LASIK treatment. It is usually performed under eye drop anesthesia. These eye drops numb your eye for about 10 minutes during which the procedure is usually completed.
Can both eyes be corrected at the same time?
Yes, both eyes are treated at the same time since it is a very safe procedure.
How fast is the recovery after the treatment?
With the advanced technology used at Rushabh Eye Hospital, visual recovery after treatment is rapid. Most people achieve good vision the day after surgery and find that their eyes feel fairly normal 24 hours later. You will be able to resume your routine activities like driving, watching T.V, Reading and working on the computer within 2 days. However, your sight will improve even further, and the very best vision could take two weeks to achieve.
Do the result from laser treatment lasts?
Most of the eye growth takes place upto the age of 18 years. After this the eye number tends to stabilize and not change. LASIK should be done after the stability of the glass number has occurred for at least 1 year. However, you will start requiring reading glasses as you approach 40 years of age which is normal. During your consultation we will give you can an idea of the procedure and the level of vision you can expect.
Does laser Technology play an important role in how well the number is corrected?
Laser technology used plays an extremely important role in the Laser Vision Correction. By choosing your laser technology and choosing a reputed LASIK team, you will ensure that you get the results of better, sharper and safe natural vision. At Rushabh Eye Hospital & Laser Centre , be assured that you will get the Doctor’s personal attention and we will cater to all your queries.
What do I need to do, if anything before the initial consultation?
Once you have booked a time for a consultation on 91-22-25288623 / 25282232 or through the website or email email@example.com you will be asked a number of simple questions that will help us to prepare for your consultation.
We would ask that you stop wearing soft contact lenses 3-4 days prior to your LASIK check up as they may affect the readings we obtain relating to your eyes. If you wear semi soft lenses you will need to stop wearing the lenses for 3 weeks. Your check up will take about 45 minutes during which you will be obtaining information about the procedure. After the check up the LASIK specialists will give you in-depth knowledge about what you can expect and achieve as.
Should I opt for Standard/Convention Lasik or Wavefront Lasik?
Standard or Conventional Lasik is good if you are fine with the vision that you experience with your glasses and lenses. But if you wish to opt for better quality, sharper vision and a more advanced laser technology then you must consider the option of Wavefront Custom Lasik. This is the recommended form of Lasik by NASA for their astronauts on the VISX STAR 4 IR. The difference to the pricing is marginal, but the visual results after Wavefront Lasik are highly superior. The reason we have opted to keep Wavefront Lasik priced economically at Rushabh Eye Hospital & Laser Centre , is to enable more people to opt for this advanced form of treatment.