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What is the difference between LASIK and LASEK (or PRK - EpiLASIK) ?

There is no difference in the ultimate outcome. Lasik is the procdure that will recover the fastest. Most people are able to drive in themselves the next morning

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I was told i need an antiscarring medication called Mitomycin during LASEK/PRK, is it safe to use ?
I have been using mitomycin in many of my lasek patients for the last 12 years without... read more »
Which is the best laser in the market ?
I get asked this question quite often. As you may imagine, each laser company wants to... read more »
What is the percentage of LASIK vs LASEK procedured performed ?
This can vary by surgeon. I do about 75% lasik and 25% lasek (same as prk or epilasik).... read more »
Which is safer, LASIK or LASEK (PRK- EpiLASIK) ?
When i performed lasik with blade, i used to say that lasek is safer. With the advent... read more »
How long does the procedure take ?
Lasik takes me about 12 minutes to perform in both eyes. Usually your stay at the laser... read more »