This treatment is effective to halt the progression of cornea ectasia (e.g. keratoconus, post LASIK ectasia, etc). At times, the treatment can be successful in improving cornea shape and vision. Please see the Keratoconus section under Conditions to understand the rationale behind this treatment in keratoconus.
Mukhtar Bizrah believes that the 400um limit to being able to perform this treatment is outdated, especially with the advances in technology and understanding of treatment mechanisms. At the AI Vision Clinic, we use advanced technology to enable collagen cross-linking of corneas with advanced level of disease.
After comprehensive assessment of the cornea, the eligibility and treatment options for cornea collagen cross-linking will be discussed with you in more detail.