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LASIK (laser in situ keratomileusis) eye surgery is a procedure in which a laser is used beneath the corneal flap to reshape the cornea. This process is used to:

  • treat refractive errors,
  • improve vision,
  • and eliminate or reduce the need for contact lenses or glasses.
LASIK eye surgery comes in three main types:
  • conventional LASIK,
  • wavefront-optimized LASIK,
  • and wavefront-guided LASIK.

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