Things to Avoid After Having Lasik Eye Surgery Treatment

Lasik eye surgery proves to give a person a permanent corrected vision. This is why more people want to try this recent advancement in vision correction procedure. It is also considered as a painless and safe procedure. However, there are some things to Avoid After Having Lasik Eye Surgery Treatment

Please avoid the following:

· Staring at Bright Lights

The patients of Lasik eye surgery will be given dark sunglasses just to dim the light he or she can see. This is because you should have a gentle view of the surroundings and this is also to prevent you from scratching your eyes.

· Driving

One is not allowed to drive since the patient still needs to depend on other people after a few days or weeks or as long as the healing process is happening. Not being permitted to drive also prevents your eyes from having tiny debris such as dust.

· Applying Cosmetics

Cosmetics may enter under the flap of the eyes, so it must thoroughly be avoided. The healing process will not be completed successfully. Cosmetics include false eyelashes. The only allowed stuff is the eye drops since it helps in keeping your eyes moisturized.

Things to Avoid After Having Lasik Eye Surgery Treatment

More Things to Avoid After Having Lasik Eye Surgery Treatment

· Exercising

Excreting is good for health. It may even speed up recovery. Exercising has no direct effect to the eyes of a patient having Lasik eye surgery treatment. Eye surgeons caution against vigorous exercise. Sweating may cause rubbing and dislocation of the flap. The patient must rest most of the time and must not take long in front of the television and computers.

· Drinking Alcohol

Alcohol can halt the effects of any type of medication taken by a person so it must be avoided as well after having Lasik eye surgery. It may lead to inadvertent rubbing of eyes.

· Taking a Bath in a Shower

It is advisable that no water should enter the eyes for the first few days after Lasik eye surgery. So taking a bath with a shower must be avoided. However, one can wear goggles as an eye protection.

All types of treatment surely have do’s and dont’s and knowing Things to Avoid After Having Lasik Eye Surgery Treatment can help you make your treatment successful.

Please view this video. A Los Angeles lasik patient talks about how his vision is 20/20 after lasik surgery with Dr. Khanna from the Khanna Institute of Lasik and Refractive Surgery.

Written by Rajesh Khanna, MD

Los Angeles Lasik Surgeon Rajesh Khanna MD is a recognized pioneer in Presbyopic Implants for correction of aging eyes. He has popularized Cornea Cross Linking and Intacs forKeratoconus. He is an Expert Cataract, Pterygium Eye Surgeon, A Cornea Specialist he performs Laser Corneal Transplants, DMEK, DSEK and DALK. Rajesh Khanna MD is a well known medical writer. He has published the bestseller "The miracle of Pi in Eye".He is also a columnist for the newspaper Acorn. Dr.Khanna also hosts "Medical Magic". In his spare time he hikes with his family and German Shepard or does yoga. He also plays field hockey and loves swimming.