Brussels Eye Center


LASEK is a technique where an epithelial flap is performed with a diluted alcoholic solution prior to the use of the Excimer Laser.

Lasek technique is similar to PRK :

  • The use of a contact lens is necessary after surgery to obtain the adhesion of the epithelium flap.
  • It also has the disadvantage of postoperative pain.
  • Visual recovery needs one to two weeks.

Excimer Laser is used in different techniques: