LASIK: How does LASIK work?

LASIK Step 1:

Dr. Hirsch creates a thin flap with the Intralase laser. The flap is folded back, while remaining hinged.

LASIK Step 2:

The excimer laser is applied to correct your vision.

LASIK Step 3:

The protective flap is folded back in place. The flap naturally bonds with the eye.