LASIK vs. PRK: Differences, Costs, and Which Is Better

LASIK and Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) are vision correction procedures with similar goals in mind: to improve vision and reduce one’s reliance on glasses and contact lenses. Before going into the differences between the two laser eye surgeries, it’s important to understand the similarities that PRK and LASIK share. Both procedures reshape the cornea to correct… Continue Reading →

PRK Eye Surgery (LASIK Alternative)

What Is PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy) Eye Surgery? Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) is a laser eye surgery which reshapes the cornea, the clear front part of the eye. This allows light to focus on the retina, creating sharp, clear vision. PRK is performed with the help of a highly precise excimer laser, which is used to remove… Continue Reading →