Refractive Surgery

Distance-Only LASIK for Myopia

Distance-Only LASIK for Myopia With Cylinder < 3 D (N = 264)

2019

WFO = wavefront optimized

ᵃPercentages are cumulative
ᵇResults reflect both 20/10 and 20/12
ᶜResults reflect both 20/15 and 20/16

Following FemtoLASIK to treat myopia, 94% of eyes treated with WaveLight/Contoura, 93% with WaveLight/WFO, and 85% with VISX achieved UCVA of 20/20 or better and 98%, 97%, and 94% respectively, achieved 20/25 or better. UCVA of 20/40 or better (legal driving vision) was achieved in 100% of eyes in all three categories. An exceptional visual result of 20/16 or better was achieved in 72%, 60%, and 59% of eyes, and 18%, 14%, and 20% achieved UCVA of 20/12 or better.