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Ophthalmic Eye Laser Correction in the Philippines
Dated: Nov 17, 2009
AsianMedicalTourism.com –A medical tourism services provider has offered to help people who are
experiencing eye or vision disorders find affordable quality services for eye treatment.
Manila, Philippines – AsianMedicalTourism.com –A medical tourism services provider has offered to help
people who are experiencing eye or vision disorders find affordable quality services for eye treatment.
World class ophthalmic laser eye correction centers with state of the art diagnostic screening and
therapeutic services, and experienced eye specialists will help patients correct their eye disorders through
eye laser treatment, Lasik, Oculoplastic surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, visual rehabilitation, or optical
Comprehensive eye examinations and diagnostic checks are usually done first to check whether the patient
has simple ailments or potentially blinding diseases. The treatment that would be used on the patient would
depend on the diagnosis. The treatment options may include medication like eye drops or eye injections,
laser procedures by eye laser treatment, or plastic surgery on the eye.
Current eye treatment methods employ eye laser treatment and refractive surgery. Eye laser treatment is
usually used to treat non-refractive condition like a retinal tear since it uses lasers for the treatment, while
refractive surgery uses conventional eye treatment. Eye treatment is done to correct farsightedness,
nearsightedness, astigmatisms, and other eye disorders like cataracts, and glaucoma.
Laser surgery is commonly used on the eye through eye laser treatments since the eye is a very fragile
organ. Some eye laser treatment techniques include LASIK (Laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis), and
photorefractive keratectomy. LASIK is used to perform refractive surgery to correct the errors of refraction
in the eye. Having refractive surgery through LASIK can help eliminate the need for using corrective lenses
like eyeglasses and contact lenses. The procedure only takes a short time, and it is safe and practically
Eye treatments dealing with the reconstruction of the eye and its related structures is done through
Oculoplastic surgery. This type of plastic surgery refers to the reconstructive and cosmetic surgery in the
For more information about eye laser treatments available in Philippine ophthalmic laser eye correction
centers, visit http://www.asianmedicaltourism.com.
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