Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
152 Doctors are Online

What will be the approximate power of my eyes after lasik operation?

Eye sight of -3.5 cyl in right and -2.5 cyl in left respectively as i want ot do my marine course im 19 yr old man doing my engineering having eye sight of -3.5 cyl in right and -2.5 cyl in left respectively as i want ot do my marine course next so i need 6/9 planned for lasik operation can you please tell me what will be the approximate power of my eyes after the operation? please answer this
Asked On : Thu, 17 Feb 2011
Answers:  2 Views:  196
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics
Ophthalmologist 's  Response
Nov 2012
You have cylindrical error in your eyes. It will be of great use and prognostic significance, if your corneal profile , and thickness along with the back surface of your cornea is evaluated, by Pentacam which is only available at good refractive surgery centres. In cases with high cylindrical power shape of should be studied in detail and then approach to laser decided.
Take care
Answered: Sat, 29 Dec 2012
I find this answer helpful
Ophthalmologist Dr. N. K. Misra's  Response
welcome to healthcaremagic portal
If done properly ideally you should be 6/6 without glasses,but you should rethink your strategy of having the surgery for this course.At your level all options are open for you
Answered: Fri, 29 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor