It is a very rare occurrence when using last generation lasers to cure astigmatism. Anyway, some patients that have been cured from astigmatism in the 90’s with first generation lasers, can today experience an astigmatism comeback. In such cases, there are several therapeutic options:
New Laser Surgery – it usually have to be a customize and guided surgery.
Phakorefractive and the use of a High Tech intraocualr lens
Lasers or High Tech intraocular lenses
High Tech intraocular lens is the ideal solution to correct astigmatism in these patients. Once implanted inside the eye, visual result could be changed to the patient’s liking by simply lightening the lens with a specific ray of light coming from a computer. This makes it possible to correct myopia, astigmatism or hypermetropia to the patient’s needs.