The hyperopic eye is an eye slightly too short, the image is formed behind the retina. The hyperopic eye sees blurred near. The surgical technique allows a treatment of hyperopia up to 5 diopters.
The laser operation:
Laser surgery for hyperopia consists of curving the cornea. The surgical technique for hyperopia is the Femtosecond Lasik and in some cases the Transepithelial Refractive Photokeratectomy (TransPRK).
The surgical technique will be discussed with your surgeon and according to the structure of your cornea during the pre-operative test.
Your benefits / Results
Other visual defects
The myopic eye is slightly too long, the image is formed in front of the retina. The myopic eye sees blurred at a distance.
In a presbyopic eye, the crystalline lens loses its accommodative power. Near vision becomes uncomfortable and difficult around the age of 43.