Cataract is the leading cause of curable blindness in India. Now we will see few frequently asked questions about cataract and its treatments.
A mechanical blade (Microkeratome) cuts a flap of cornea → a hinge is left at the edge of flap → flap is folded back revealing corneal stroma → pulses of laser are applied over stroma → flap is replaced to its original position. Nowadays with the advancement of modern technology lasik is a very safe procedure. So if you get bored and tired of you glasses and contact lenses you should consult you doctor regarding LASIK.
LASIK procedure in pictures will help you better understand how LASIK eye surgery is done.