Jacksonville, FL-Mastering the lamellar corneal surgery technique may extend the benefits to both physician and patient well beyond LASIK, according to Arun C. Gulani, MD. In the technically demanding surgery, a partial-thickness cornea is replaced with donor tissue of the same size and thickness.
Sports-related eye injuries occur to the tune of about 100,000 events every year. One-third of these occur in chil-dren under the age of 16. Most importantly, 90% of these injuries could have been prevented.