The specific advantages are : the improvement of natural and corrected visual acuity, reduction of astigmatism . Its particular shape permits to reach a strong regularization of corneal surface : this determines significant improvement in patients quality of vision.
Really VTRs implant is possible in every period of life: it is better after 16 years old and there is no limitations in adult-old patients.
The patient will benefit of the positive effects of this implant over time in life.
The operation is painless and extremely fast: routinary it lasts less than 15 minutes: the patient is awake and the eye in anesthetized with drops.
The postoperative period is comfortable and painless too.
Generally in 2-3 days is possible to start again with normal lifestyle, also light physical activity.
We know that lots of changes will happen in our body and in our eyes over time.
If we need to face corneal, cataract or retina surgery, the presence of VTRs won’t create any specific limitations.