Question: When Can I Watch TV After Lasik?

Since your eyes are still healing, they will be especially sensitive in the first 24 hours after the LASIK procedure.

So it’s recommended to wait at least 24 hours before watching TV again.

Watching TV immediately after the procedure can cause your eyes to strain, and that will negatively affect the healing process.

Can I watch TV after PRK?

Most patients are able to see well enough to drive 6 – 7 days after their procedure, with the doctor’s approval. ❖ It is not unusual to feel some discomfort following PRK.

When can I use computer after Lasik?

Computer Use during LASIK Recovery

To prevent the eyes from becoming exceedingly dry, we recommend that patients avoid using the computer for at least 24 hours after LASIK surgery. This restriction applies not only to a traditional computer, but also tablets, smartphones, and televisions.

What should I avoid after Lasik?

1 to 2 weeks post LASIK: You can usually begin exercising within a week after LASIK surgery, but you should continue to avoid contact sports for at least a month. Wear sunglasses when out in the sun to protect your eyes from the ultraviolet light, and use the provided eye drops to minimize dry eyes.