"It's about 24 hours after the surgery and I am able to see a spider web for the first time in years" - Johan Mulder
Dis nou so ongeveer drie maande na Pieter Koen sy LASIK prosedure ondergaan het. Kyk in die video wat is sy ervaring en hoe sy oë aangepas het in hierdie tydperk.
The function of the tear film is to lubricate the ocular surface, provide protection against irritants and it plays a role in the refraction of light as it enters the eye.
During cataract surgery the aging crystalline lens is removed and replaced with a new artificial lens. The required lens power is different for every patient and depends on the type and amount of refractive error (short-sightedness, far sightedness or astigmatism).
Wearing glasses not only creates interference but may also lead to severe injuries. The advent of contact lenses and LASIK has played a pivotal role in ensuring that an athlete’s career is not derailed just because he/ she must wear glasses.
The HD Analyzer is a sophisticated instrument which is able to quantify the amount of light scatter within the eye.
Myth: You can drive with dilated pupils. Fact: If your eyes were dilated for an examination by your ophthalmologist driving is extremely dangerous.
Corneal imaging creates a 3-dimensional model of the cornea which is useful for examining important parameters such as corneal curvature, power and thickness.
Visual Field Testing (Perimetry) is the systematic assessment of visual function within the visual field.
Myth: The eye only produces one type of tear Fact: Your body produces three types of tears