Does monovision work for everyone?
Monovision works very well for many people. However, in some people, they may feel a little unbalanced or even have a change in their depth perception. So if somebody is thinking of monovision, whether it’s with contact lenses or refractive surgery, the best way to decide whether it is for you is to try it with contact lenses first. What does the laser surgery involve? Laser surgery, such as LASIK, has now been around for more than 10 years. When we use a laser, we change the shape small part of the cornea. If we change the shape of the cornea, we can change the vision. The laser is used to cut and remove tissue, so there is a permanent change to the eye. What is conductive keratoplasty (CK)? In CK, we use a tiny probe that delivers radiofrequency energy to the part of the cornea called the stroma, and it shrinks that tissue, kind of like cinching a belt, to tighten the cornea and make the central part steeper. CK has become an exciting alternative for people who are presbyopic. It is