Faq’s for Femto Is there any age bar for LASER treatment? It can be done above 18 yrs and if the patient has stable spectacle number for past 2 years. Can both eyes be treated with laser at same time? Yes, laser procedure can be done for both eyes at same time. I need to get admitted in the hospital before and after LASER? Hospitalization is NOT required for LASER procedure. After LASER patient can leave within 10 to 15 mins. How much time does it take to do the LASER procedure and examination? Total time taken is about 3 hours which includes pre LASER work up, and testing and detailed information about laser procedure .The actual LASER procedure is of a few minutes duration only. Will I be able to move around or need assistance post LASER treatment? Yes, someone’s assistance is required for few days to move around. How many days leave needed post LASER? Depends on individual requirement and occupation, post laser 2 to 3 days rest is needed for your eyes. Is it a permanent treatment? This is a permanent treatment. Is there any diet restriction? No, there is no diet restriction. You can have a normal diet. When do I need to discontinue wearing lenses prior to LASER procedure? YES you should discontinue wearing lenses 8 days before the LASER procedure. (15 days for RGP lenses) Can I wear cosmetic contact lenses and eye make up post laser? You can start wearing eye make up and do beauty parlor treatments after 2 week. Cosmetic contact lenses can be worn 1 month after the laser in consultation with your surgeon. Will I need to sit in dark room after laser? No, it is not advisable to sit in a dark room. Average home light is alright. In fact you can start watching TV, reading, normal routine. After2- 3 days post Laser. When the eyes are feeling comfortable.