PRK

Ophthalmologist & LASIK Surgeon Serving Chicago, Lombard & Naperville areas of Illinois

Posted: February 27, 2019
PRK, or photorefractive keratectomy, is a type of vision correction surgery designed to treat refractive vision errors. PRK is a great option for patients who are not eligible for LASIK, and it can protect the future health of your cornea. Learn more about PRK surgery and how it can improve your… Read Full Post
Posted: July 02, 2018
In the following video, Dr. Richard Foulkes discusses the main differences between LASIK and PRK, including the difference in recovery time, the advantages and drawbacks of creating a LASIK flap, and who is an ideal candidate for each procedure. Dr. Foulkes has more than two decades of… Read Full Post
Posted: February 20, 2018
If you have nearsightedness, farsightedness, or astigmatism and want to correct your vision so you don't need glasses or contacts anymore, there are two safe and effective eye surgeries available. Almost everyone has heard of LASIK, but you may not know about PRK. These two procedures are very… Read Full Post
Posted: January 17, 2017
If you are interested in laser eye surgery, you may be wondering what your options entail. While LASIK laser eye surgery is right for nearly everyone, there are certain times when it cannot be performed. In these situations, we recommend PRK laser eye surgery instead. In this infographic, we… Read Full Post