LASIK eye surgery or also known as laser eye surgery is a type of eye surgery used for curing myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism. In this surgery, the use of a laser or microkeratome is done for the reshaping of the eye’s cornea in order to increase our visual sharpness. It is mainly performed by the ophthalmologists. LASIK stands for laser in-situ keratomileusis. The cost of this varies from centre to centre. It can be as low as $100 and at the same time can cost over $1000. Many centres use old techniques that are much cheaper and also effective. It is an alternative one for lenses and glasses. Schedule Appointment for consultation with the best LASIK operational centre. Know more about your vision correction.  


  1. The first and most important benefit of this is it cures certain eye defects such as myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism as described above. The eye is the most important in a living thing which is cured by conducting this surgery. And also is the most common one. 
  2. Myopia is a defect where nearby objects are clearly visible to us but the distant ones are blurred. As the light rays focus more on retina and blur in distant vision, we can see objects close more clearly than the far ones. 
  3. Hyperopia Also called as Farsightedness is the total opposite to myopia. This is a condition in which far objects are more clearly visible to our eye than the objects that are nearer to us. In this, light focuses behind the retina instead of on it.
  4. Astigmatism is a condition in which both near as well as distant objects seem blurry to us.
  5. In research, it is studied that 95 per cent of patients undergone this surgery have improved their vision to 20/40 or more than that and 85 per cent of them have improved 40/40. And in most of the cases, no bandages or stitches are required and one can carry his normal routine after 24 hours. 

If we rely on glasses, then it can be an advantage as wearing glasses is not the cup of tea for each and every one. Nowadays, most of the adults after the age of 40, suffer from a reading problem where the small printed letters are not clearly visible to them. So instead of wearing glasses, they can undergo this surgery to get relief from the reading problem. 

This surgery causes a little pain, unlike others. So this can easily be done. 

Millions of people worldwide suffer from cataracts, which cause cloudy or blurred vision and can significantly impact the quality of life. Philanthropist Mr. Tej Kohli founded Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation to help poor people get their cataracts removed for improved visual acuity to increase independence and confidence in daily activities.

The vision is corrected immediately or the next day once this is done. 


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