FAQS

FAQS 2017-05-22T10:36:31+00:00
Can any colour be used to tattoo the cornea? 2014-10-17T07:38:38+00:00

As these corneal tattooing techniques use micronized pigments any colour can be applied to achieve the desired cosmetic effect. Whether to give an opaque eye the appearance of a healthy eye or to change the colour purely for cosmetic purposes. Other centers use laser techniques, but they only have the capability to change brown eyes to blue or grey.

If I’ve previously had surgery for myopia correction, cataracts or corneal transplant, can I still get a corneal tattoo? 2014-10-17T07:38:08+00:00

Yes. A corneal tattoo can be performed after these types of surgeries.

Can the colour be modified if I don’t like the result? 2014-10-17T07:37:11+00:00

If the cosmetic result is not exactly what you expected, we can make changes without any problem.

Is this method reversible, can I go back to my natural eye colour ? 2014-10-17T07:31:45+00:00

The colour of your eyes can be modified or changed, but you cannot make the new colour disappear. You can return to your previous eye colour by having another tattoo using the original colour of your eyes.

When the colour of my eyes has changed, can that affect my vision? 2014-10-17T07:32:52+00:00

No, because the application of the tattoo or the pigment to change the colour of your eyes is respecting the pupil without touching the viewing area.

Is it necessary to do re-tattoos? 2014-10-17T07:33:45+00:00

In general it’s not necessary to re-tattoo. However, in some pathological cases an enhancement maybe required to maintain the intensity of the colour.

Is this type of surgery painful? 2014-10-17T07:34:36+00:00

After surgery you may feel some discomfort for the first few days.

Is general anaesthesia used? 2014-10-17T07:35:38+00:00

No. This type of intervention only requires local anaesthesia.

What are the long-term results of the corneal tattoos? 2017-05-22T10:36:33+00:00

We have patients with more than 10 years of follow-up. Our experience has enabled us to use the most stable colours with excellent long-term results.

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