LASIK (Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) is one of the surgeries that treat refractive errors of the eye. LASIK has become an increasingly common surgery which many people opt for to treat refractive errors.
LASIK is an exciting surgical procedure that is capable of correcting a wide range of nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism.
LASIK is the acronym for laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis. The name refers to the use of a laser to reshape the cornea without invading the neighboring cell layers. LASIK is currently the most commonly performed refractive procedure in the United States and in India.