Healthy eyes and good vision play a crucial role in our life. That’s why annual eye exams are an important part of our health and wellness. Ophthalmology clinics in Ukraine, are modern and fully quipped to meet the patient’s needs and standards of the leading optalmic clinics in the USA and Europe. Highly experienced Ukrainian ophthalmologists and eye surgeons provide a range of eye treatments, including phacoemulsification, laser treatment and surgery for glaucoma and cataract surgery, and more.
If you're tired of wearing eyeglasses or contact lenses? There is a great solution of the problem. You should consider laser eye surgery. LASIK eye surgery is a good alternative to glasses or contact lenses and the most popular vision correction procedure to treat myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism. Thinking about LASIK surgery abroad? Ukraine is a good destination for laser eye surgery.
LASIK surgery is not for everyone. There are also some general requirements that potential candidates must meet in order to be eligible for the procedure. According to them, a patient must be at least 18 years old and in good general health, have healthy eyes without disease, infection or injuary, mustn't have severe refractive errors, mustn't be pregnant or nursing.
If you meet general requirements, you should schedule a consultation with a laser eye surgeon. During the evaluation, the eye doctor give you a thorough eye examination and measure your cornea.
During the LASIK procedure, a laser eye surgeon creates a a thin flap of corneal tissue using a microkeratome, or a femtosecond laser, and then reshapes the underlying tissue with the excimer laser. LASIK surgery is typically performed in 30 minutes or even less. After the surgery you can expect some blurry vision and haziness. Your vision should improve within a few days.
Like all surgeries, LASIK has risks:
However, due to the years of experience and ongoing improvement in technology, LASIK surgery today is the most common type of laser eye surgery to correct vision.
Considering LASIK surgery in Ukraine? Planning to see an eye doctor in Kyiv? We're here to help you. The cost of LASIK in Kyiv, Ukraine goes from 1300 EUR per both eyes. The price includes eye tests, surgery, medication, pre- and post-operation consultation.
Looking for phacoemulsification, laser treatment and surgery for glaucoma or cataract in Kyiv, Ukraine? For more information, please CONTACT UA Destination team.