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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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Should i do both eyes together or one at a time ?
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Can I Blink during the procedure ?
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What if i don’t look at the light during the procedure ?
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Will you patch my eyes afterwards ?
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I was told i need an antiscarring medication called Mitomycin during LASEK/PRK, is it safe to use ?
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