Candidate Path

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The patient who wants information on refractive surgery center will call stating the purpose of the consultation.

A consultation appointment is set.
The assessment of operability will be made ​​by an assistant who will integrate:

- Measurement Autorefractor (Objective analysis) & Refractor (Subjective Analysis)
- Ultrasonic pachymetry, and confocal optical
- Corneal topography specular
- Elevation topography (Orbscan)
- Aberrometry
- Pupillometry
- Iris recognition (Topolyser Vario)
- Measurement of ocular tension
- Structural analysis of the cornea

Following this assessment, an interview with the surgeon will help to clarify the situation:

- Explanation of visual defect
- The correction means
- The criteria for choosing between alternatives (Femto LASIK or surface)
- The expected results
- Complications and adverse effects
- The practicality and the outcome of surgery
- The financial
- The social professional impact

Finally a summary will be made ​​with the doctor.
A written report is always given to the patient with the therapeutic detailed proposal.
If the patient wishes to carry out the act, a calendar with the date of the procedure and a new appointment before surgery is scheduled. Visit the new pre-operative at least 5 days before the scheduled surgery.

The review, at least 8 days before the scheduled date includes:

- A review of the vision cycloplegic (dilated pupils)
- An examination of the fundus
- An interview stating the exact place of the intervention

The day of surgery, the patient arrives at the scheduled time.
Greeted by a hostess, the patient is taken to a cabin to spend a holding block (underwear are kept).

The procedure takes about 10 minutes per eye and the patient returns to his home with strict instructions of the surgical team.

The patient is always seen the next day.