What is Eye surgery (laser correction)?

Category: Procedures


Eye surgery (orogolomistician surgery, ocular surgery) is surgery performed on the eye or its supporting structures. It is typically performed by an ophthalmologist.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Cataracts 1 1
Hair loss 1 1
Vision loss 1 1
Vision loss in left eye 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Eye surgery (laser correction)

Side effect Patients
Blurry vision 1
Burning sensation in eyes 1
Pain 1
Tearfulness 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Eye surgery (laser correction).