It’s the most performed laser surgery for astigmatism in the USA.
This surgery can be considered an evolution of the widely known LASIK. It uses a specific instrument called Femto Laser to precisely cut a this circular layer (or flap) from the corneal surface. This layer is flipped and placed on the side.
Once the inner cornea portion is exposed, it’s time for the excimer laser ray to remodel it, just like in traditional LASIK, correcting astigmatism and myopia (if necessary).
Dr. Badalà performs this eye laser surgeries for astigmatism in Milan, Rome and Catania since this technology became available in 2008.
Andrea Monitto, Siracusa (Carlentini)Votazione: EccellenteI had 5 diopters of astigmatism in one eye and 3 diopters in the other eye when I decided to get FemtoLASIK (Over a year ago).
During the operation, the difficult part was to stare at a white light. Surgery was succes... Keep on reading this reviewsful and my vision has significantly improved the day after. Finally freedom from glasses!
I had a sensation of sand in the eye the day of surgery but from the next day no more discomfort: I was impressed!
I recommend this surgery to those who want to get rid of glasses like me.