About Refractive Service

  • Refractive surgeries are done to decrease or eliminate dependency of glasses or contact lenses.
  • People who use glasses for near sightedness, far sightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia are the candidates for refractive correction.
  • Refractive correction is done for those who have passed minimum age of 18 yrs and have proven record of stable spectacle power for at-least period of 1yr.
  • Patient’s necessarily has to undergo assessment for the suitability of the procedure by the surgeon which includes clinical evaluation, corneal topography and thickness evaluation.
  • Refractive corrective surgeries include

    • LASIK
    • PRK
    • i LASIK
    • ICL(Implantable Collamer Lens)


  • We offer best in class services with respect refractive surgical procedures. We have proven record of people visiting Bangalore Nethralaya for refractive correction procedures across the globe including USA, Europe, Canada, Australia, South East & Middle East Asian countries.
  • The reasons for many patients undergoing the refractive procedures in Bangalore Nethralaya across the world are technological advancement, best surgical interventions and end to end affordable eye care services.

  • LASIK (or Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis) is the most modern surgical procedure for correcting vision problems
  • LASIK is a safe, simple, day-care procedure done in few minutes with utmost comfort to the patients. Time taken for visual recovery is fast
  • We use USFDA approved, NASA approved, VISX-STAR S4 IR excimer laser with advanced custom view (ACV) technology for individualized refractive correction.
  • ICL

  • STAAR VISION ICL is a newer technology used extensively for the people who are not eligible for LASIK Procedures. Our expert Doctors are amongst few of those who are trained and recognized in the country by the company STAAR SURGICALS.
  • Experts

    • Dr. Sharada P Rao
    • Dr. Alok

    Surgery Video


    Around 5000 refractive surgeries carried out in Bangalore Nethralaya