While spectacles are a fashion statement for some people, for others they are an uncomfortable necessity. Though contact lenses may be a little more aesthetically pleasing they too can be quite uncomfortable and cannot be worn throughout the day. Thankfully, there is a third way to correct vision. Laser surgery or LASIK, it is a popular refractive procedure that can correct common vision problems, such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. This procedure aims at reshaping the cornea so that light entering the eyes can be focused onto the retina for the person to have a clearer vision.
The Wavikar- Shawney Toric calculator was launched at ‘AIOS (All India Ophthalmic Society) JAIPUR FEB 2017’. It received accolades for Top fifteen Opthalmology Innovations of 2016. The tool is devised with an objective to provide comprehensive solution for complete astigmatism correction and lens power calculation.