LASIK is an acronym for laser in-situ keratomileusis – an operation which helps people suffering from astigmatism. This operation, like all other laser vision correction procedures, is done on the cornea – eye’s front part. The operation makes sure that light can travel properly to the retina which is situated at the back of the eye. A LASIK operation will effectively reshape the cornea to make it much better and more efficient.
The advantages of a LASIK operation
If you summarize all the LASIK surgery facts, you will see that it has more advantages than disadvantages. Here are the greatest benefits of having a LASIK operation:
- The LASIK operation has been performed for well over 25 years.