In this method, a particular substance, collamer is used to make a lens. It’s very thin. It uses to transplant behind eye cornea. This method takes only 10 to 15 minutes per eye. Generally the next eye used to be treated 1 hour after first eye.
Suitability for Transplant
There’re some computerized tests done by eye specialist before starting the ICL process. Based on these tests, the decision is made that what is good for eye, lasik or ICL.
Benefits of ICL transplant
This transplant is a boon of high number eyeglasses users. It’s totally safe for removing eyeglasses in thin cornea or keratoconus diseases.
People who have removed their glasses with lasik of some years old technology and still are not satisfied, they also can take advantage of ICL and get perfect vision.
The treatment is made with a very little Incision. Patient can go to work after 2 days.
The lens made with collamer is totally natural. This is eye friendly and saves eye from ultraviolet rays.
The lens has a special layer on which prevent it from being dirty. Due to this lens, the vision seems clear than before.
This lens is more expensive than lasik due to its super ordinate.
The transplant of this lens can only be done by special trained eye specialist.