• My cornea is too thin to perform LASIK. So is there a way to thicken the cornea or is there another way around it to perform this procedure?


    Question:

    My cornea is too thin to perform LASIK. So is there a way to thicken the cornea or is there another way around it to perform this procedure?


    Answer:

    No. However there are alternative procedures such as photorefractive keratectomy (PRK), a surface laser treatment with the same laser used in LASIK, or ICL (implantable contact lens), which is an intraocular lens implant that treats your myopia without removing any tissue.


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