Laser Eye Surgery – 10 Things You Have to Know

3. Prepare to Be Awake During Surgery

Laser Eye Surgery

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Laser eye surgery is a procedure performed awake thus making it  a scary procedure for many. A mild sedative is at times supplied, along with numbing eye drops. A slight amount of discomfort accompanies the surgery. Pressure, vibration and a dimming of your vision is typical due to the laser procedure. The equipment used to perform laser eye surgery keeps your eyes open. The movement of your eye is tracked at a rate of over four thousand times a second thus ensuring a safe operation. The entire procedure takes about fifteen minutes.

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