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lasik eye surgery

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by HESHIANDET, Dec 20, 2001.

  1. HESHIANDET

    HESHIANDET Guest

    anyone have it done? i go under the knife-errrrrr-laser next week. anyone???anything????
     
  2. KASTsystem

    KASTsystem Member

    Joined: Jul 3, 2001 Messages: 832 Likes Received: 0
    i'm curious about it also, but my eyes aren't that bad and its expensive...

    Enter this site:
    http://www.whitney.org/bitstreams/

    Then go to the Artists section and look for MATMOS. When you get there, listen to their song L.A.S.I.K. (it's from the album, A chance to cut is a chance to heal)
     
  3. bobobi11

    bobobi11 Elite Member

    Joined: Dec 15, 2000 Messages: 2,807 Likes Received: 0
    I know several people that have had it done. They loved it. It doesn't really hurt, and by the next day you have slightly blurry vision sometimes but generally you see everything great without your glasses. I have been told though that you can smell your eyes burning, so just be prepared.
     
  4. nipples-galore

    nipples-galore Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 4, 2001 Messages: 2,567 Likes Received: 0
    a couple of people i work w/ had it done & they say its the best. i guess the actual procedure is super fast & works perfectly...they had the videotape from the laser machine/computer...whatever the fuck it is. & showed it @ work....pretty fuckin cool.
     
  5. WebsterUno

    WebsterUno Guest

    *believe*


    *Ouch* It hurts already. Ive been
    thinking about it myself. Our local
    rock radio stations host had it done.
    He was talking about it, and said
    he can see pefectly. He recomended
    it to anyone willing to go under. I want
    to do it too, but not yet. No scrill. I heard
    its not really that expensive though.
    Under 2geez. Good luck hesh.
     
  6. LeopoldBloom

    LeopoldBloom New Jack

    Joined: Nov 6, 2001 Messages: 63 Likes Received: 0
    My dad's been a firefighter for over 25 years and he's had to wear glasses for all of those years... he's getting the Lasik deal hooked up soon and the state's paying for it because it will directly imrove the level of protection and ability of the department.

    So, that said, it's a damn fine thing. I've heard it equated to getting an ocular manicure... quick and easy. The only thing that "hurts" is the shit they put in your eyes to numb them out. But don't be a pussy.
     
  7. sectorTVA

    sectorTVA Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 8, 2000 Messages: 1,272 Likes Received: 1
    i want to get them done, i know a couple people who had it done and they say its great....no pain...end result, better than 20/20 vision...i plan to wait until they perfect the lasik tenique even more....ive heard horror stories of the docs inexperience fucking shit up...end up going blind and shit.....but those are rare occurances i also hear...one day ill get my eyes lasiked...maybe in five years....
     
  8. HESHIANDET

    HESHIANDET Guest

    Kast, i went to the bitstreams show when it was at the Whitney. fuggin awesome mang.

    the rest of yous, im so gangster im gonna go no anestesia and then run around the room and let them take pot shots at my eyes till they hit me....geaaaaaaa boyyyyeeeee:loopy:
     
  9. imported_splint2

    imported_splint2 Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 14, 2001 Messages: 1,571 Likes Received: 10
    my boss and her husband had it, she said it was fine for her, but her husband had it 2 times. she said both times his eyes began bleeding afterwards and that he was in bad shape for a while, but once they healed, the surgery worked great.
     
  10. alkaline

    alkaline Elite Member

    Joined: Apr 2, 2001 Messages: 3,097 Likes Received: 0
    Is your insurance going to cover that, Hesh?
     
  11. fuckin a hesh
    i totally got this mental picture/movie going on in my head,
    you all squinty eyed, raging in a doctors office, all knockin shit over reaking havoc, screaming ... im diein
    if i could only turn my thoughts into .mpegs or .mov lol...
    holy shit im laughin hard
     
  12. 455

    455 Guest

    It's works good,I suppose...this girl I knew had it done in Canada about a year and a half ago..she was super stoked..hopefully it will work good for you too..
     
  13. WebsterUno

    WebsterUno Guest

    suposedly the best doctor resides in my city.
    just a thought.
     
  14. seven.13

    seven.13 Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Oct 5, 2000 Messages: 3,572 Likes Received: 19
    One of my teachers had it done on both eyes this past summer.
    He said it was one of the best desicions he ever made....

    Dude had it done in Portland, they had a close up of his eye (eye lid pulled tightly back by cold little metal things ) and a gloved doctor's hand reaching for his eye (it was actually quite disturbing) on the front page of a local paper.

    Not to expensive at all is it, 1000 buck a pop right?
     
  15. imported_splint2

    imported_splint2 Senior Member

    Joined: Jun 14, 2001 Messages: 1,571 Likes Received: 10
    at a tool concert they had a backdrop playing film, one of the things they played was a film of the thing lunatic was talking about, it showed the hooks being put inside the eye, the eyelid being pulled open, the eye moving around franticly, and water being poured into the eye...it was messed up, but it was cool to see in a way...
     
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