What is LASIK?

LASIK is a laser-assisted surgery for correction of refractive error. If you are planning or eager to get rid of spectacles and contact lenses LASIK is the answer.
  • is a simple and safe procedure
  • minimal discomfort
  • leaves no scar
  • has fast recovery
  • has very few complications
  • enhancement possible
LASIK Procedure
Step 1: Flap is cut with microkeratome Step 2: Laser reshapes cornea Step 3: Flattened cornea focuses images clearly on the retina

Who is an Ideal Candidate for LASIK?

The LASIK surgeon performs few tests and assesses the patient before suggesting LASIK treatment. Following is the eligibility criteria :
  • Age over 19 Years.
  • Spectacles Power ( refractive error) stable for the past 1 Year
  • Have healthy Cornea
  • Have healthy Retina

Latest Technology!

Zyoptix, the latest technology in LASIK procedure gives you a crystal clear and flawless vision by correcting your refractive errors in a customised manner. It minimises higher order aberration and glare than conventional LASIK.

Pre - operative assessment

A detailed ophthalmic examination is carried out for about 4-5 hours on any working days to ascertain that the individual is fit for LASIK.

Pre - operative instruction

Patients using contact lens have to stop wearing it for 2-3 weeks before the surgery.

The day of treatment

Lasik procedure is done at:
Aravind - Madurai : Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Aravind - Tirunelveli: Wednesday and Friday
Aravind - Coimbatore : Wednesday and Friday
Aravind - Puducherry : Thursday and Friday

Patients may come for pre op check up on any day except Sundays

Cost Involved

LASIK scanning Rs.1000
Personalised (Zyoptix) Rs.1500

Lasik surgery Rs.25,000 (for both eyes)
Personalised (Zyoptix) surgery Rs.35,000 (for both eyes)

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