Since 2001 first time in Armenia implemented
laser correction of myopia, hyperopia and
astigmatism using PRK, LASIK and FemtoLASIK methods
Modern Methods of Keratoconus Treatment: Situation in Armenia
03 March 2016 (0)
Keratoconus which was first described in detail in 1854 is a bilateral and asymmetric corneal degeneration characterized by localized corneal thinning which leads to protrusion of the thinned cornea. Corneal protrusion causes high myopia and irregular astigmatism, affecting visual quality. It usually becomes apparent during the second decade of the life.
PRK (photorefractive keratectomy)
11 May 2015 (0)
PRK (photorefractive keratectomy) is a type of refractive surgery to correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) andastigmatism. PRK was the first type of laser eye surgery for vision correction and is the predecessor to the popular LASIK procedure.