Storm Eye Institute

storm eye institute

Traditional LASIK

During the first step, our surgeon creates a flap of corneal tissue and folds it back to prepare the eye for the second step, in which an excimer laser is used on the inner cornea to correct vision. This two-step process allows for rapid visual recovery with little or no patient discomfort.

During a traditional LASIK procedure, the doctor creates the corneal flap with a hand-held blade called a microkeratome. While this method has worked well over the years, the microkeratome is the source of the majority of LASIK complications.

Appointment Scheduling

For Lasik information, call 843-216-2020
For Cataracts information, call 843-792-8100
 New patients may call 843-792-1414
 Established patients may call 843-792-8100

 Or Request an Appointment Online

Representatives are available from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

 
 
 

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