At the Mater private Eye Laser Centre LASIK, Laser-Assisted
In Situ Keratomileusis, is one of the most up to date, eye surgery selections for treating low-to-high levels of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. In LASIK, the surgeon uses a microkeratome, a metal-blade cutting instrument, and laser to permanently change the cornea's shape and correct visible distortions. LASIK, which decreases or disposes of a person's dependance on glasses or contact lenses, has fast become the process of choice for most patients. They recover quickly, have fewer complications and complications than with other systems of vision correction and frequently notice a big improvement in their vision shortly after surgery. The Mater private Eye Laser Centre was established in 1992, the first of its kind in Eire devoted to refractive surgery. One of the few hospice based clinics, it continues to this day as one of the biggest and most experienced centers in ireland. At our centre, you are in the hands of some of the most experienced Eye Laser Surgeons in ireland. the key concern is that we repeatedly assure you of the safest and most sophisticated techniques for correcting vision. The team, all based in the Mater private, consists of highly qualified expert Ophthalmologists who are all fully commissioned surgeons, with extensive international experience in the use of Excimer Laser. The team of consultants Professor Michael O'Keefe ( Centre Director ) Professor Colm O'Brien Mr. Tim Fulcher Dr. Susan Fitzsimon.