KAMRA Inlay Testimonial

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Before turning to Sheth-Horsley Eye Center, Mary Sue couldn't read a restaurant menu without glasses. Dr. Sheth recommended a combination LASIK/KAMRA™ inlay surgery to restore her vision. In this KAMRA inlay testimonial, Mary Sue says the surgery improved her eyesight and made performing her duties as a flight attendant much easier.

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1 00:00:12.320 --> 00:00:12.740 With Dr. 2 00:00:12.770 --> 00:00:17.940 Sheth, I had LASIK and the camera inlay procedure. 3 00:00:17.970 --> 00:00:22.260 I had contact lenses since I was 16 years old. 4 00:00:22.290 --> 00:00:27.340 And with age, I was starting to need glasses for reading. 5 00:00:27.370 --> 00:00:29.800 I ended up having two different sets 6 00:00:29.830 --> 00:00:33.340 of contact lenses, one for distance and one for reading. 7 00:00:33.370 --> 00:00:36.460 But that was even becoming a problem. 8 00:00:36.490 --> 00:00:40.740 And I would have to wear glasses to read a menu. 9 00:00:40.770 --> 00:00:43.220 Or if I looked at my computer at work 10 00:00:43.250 --> 00:00:46.980 and then went to look at the paperwork on my desk, I couldn't see that. 11 00:00:47.010 --> 00:00:49.820 So I was wearing glasses for that as well. 12 00:00:49.850 --> 00:00:57.580 So I wanted to have a procedure where they would do one of each in your eye. 13 00:00:57.610 --> 00:01:00.180 But I did some research, and I found that Dr. 14 00:01:00.210 --> 00:01:05.700 Sheth is one of the first doctors in the New England region to do the camera 15 00:01:05.730 --> 00:01:11.900 in lay, and that was something that I was very interested in having done. 16 00:01:11.930 --> 00:01:13.490 He was great. 17 00:01:13.520 --> 00:01:18.570 He explained all of the procedures for me, 18 00:01:18.600 --> 00:01:23.570 and this was the one that I thought would be best for me. 19 00:01:23.600 --> 00:01:28.260 I am a flight attendant, so my environment is pretty dry, 20 00:01:28.290 --> 00:01:31.850 and having to wear contact lenses had become kind of an issue. 21 00:01:31.880 --> 00:01:36.180 I also have paperwork that I have to do 22 00:01:36.200 --> 00:01:39.400 while I'm on the aircraft, and it's getting harder and harder to be 23 00:01:39.430 --> 00:01:43.820 able to see that paperwork, even with the glasses, for reading. 24 00:01:43.850 --> 00:01:46.100 So this procedure has helped me a great 25 00:01:46.130 --> 00:01:52.290 deal with being able to function, and it's really been life changing for me. 26 00:01:52.320 --> 00:01:54.100 Staff has been wonderful here. 27 00:01:54.130 --> 00:01:56.460 Everyone's been very supportive, 28 00:01:56.490 --> 00:02:01.020 giving you a call right after to make sure that everything's going well. 29 00:02:01.050 --> 00:02:04.460 Any questions that I had, either one of the staff or Dr. 30 00:02:04.490 --> 00:02:06.740 Sheth would answer any of those questions. 31 00:02:06.770 --> 00:02:11.170 It was a little nerve wracking to think about having this procedure done. 32 00:02:11.200 --> 00:02:13.940 I found out later that I was one of only 33 00:02:13.970 --> 00:02:20.100 five patients to have had the procedure in this region, so that was great. 34 00:02:20.130 --> 00:02:22.980 But all my questions were answered. 35 00:02:23.010 --> 00:02:25.980 I definitely would recommend this procedure to anyone. 36 00:02:26.010 --> 00:02:27.610 It's been a great experience. 37 00:02:27.640 --> 00:02:29.380 They've been very supportive. 38 00:02:29.410 --> 00:02:33.890 And for me, it was life changing because with the mono vision, 39 00:02:33.920 --> 00:02:39.260 I could definitely read, but my depth perception was off a little bit. 40 00:02:39.290 --> 00:02:43.100 If you go to go downstairs or something, it just felt a little off. 41 00:02:43.130 --> 00:02:48.980 So I do not have any of those issues with the camera, which is wonderful, 42 00:02:49.010 --> 00:02:55.100 and it's just made my day to day life much better, much easier. 43 00:02:55.130 --> 00:02:57.380 I have no issues driving. 44 00:02:57.410 --> 00:03:02.260 I can read everything now, whether it's the computer screen or a menu. 45 00:03:02.280 --> 00:03:03.560 I have no issues whatsoever.

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The ophthalmologists at Sheth Horsley Eye Center have been serving the community's eye care needs for over 50 years. Our doctors are members of various prestigious organizations, including:

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