How do I prepare for a photorefractive keratectomy?
First, you’ll meet with an eye surgeon or a coordinator to talk about what you should expect during and after surgery. He or she will discuss your medical history and check your eyes. Likely tests include:
- Corneal thickness measure
- Corneal mapping
- Eye pressure check
After that, your surgeon will answer any questions you have. Then you’ll schedule your surgery.
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