ZEISS SMILE Post-Procedure Care Instructions

Day of Procedure

Thereafter


Please shake medication before application and keep eyes closed for 5 min after application. To avoid washing out the previously applied drops, please wait at least 5-10 minutes before applying the next solution.

InstructionsAntibiotic Drops
Ciprofloxacin or Ofloxacin
Pick Up Anti-Inflammatory Drops
Lotemax SM or Prednisolone or Inveltys or FML or Durezol
1 drop per eye1 drop per eye
Day of Surgery(No Antibiotic Drops)2 times per day
(Suggested times are 6PM and 10PM)
1st Day After Surgery4 times per day4 times per day
2nd Day After Surgery2 times per day2 times per day
3rd Day After Surgery2 times per day2 times per day
4th Day After Surgery2 times per day2 times per day
5th Day After Surgery2 times per day2 times per day
6th Day After Surgery(Stop use of medicated drops)(Stop use of medicated drops)

Example
Day of Surgery – Wednesday

InstructionsAntibiotic Drops
Ciprofloxacin or Ofloxacin
Pick Up Anti-Inflammatory Drops
Lotemax SM or Prednisolone or Inveltys or FML or Durezol
1 drop per eye1 drop per eye
Day of Surgery: Wed(No Antibiotic Drops)2 times per day
(Suggested times are 6PM and 10PM)
Thurs4 times per day4 times per day
Fri2 times per day2 times per day
Sat2 times per day2 times per day
Sun2 times per day2 times per day
Mon2 times per day2 times per day
Tue(Stop use of medicated drops)(Stop use of medicated drops)

Artificial Tears: (Systane / Refresh / BSS–clear bottle (provided))
Use 1 drop per eye 4 times a day or as needed if you experience any dryness or irritation to keep your eyes well lubricated. You can buy more artificial tears at your local pharmacy. You can also purchase artificial tears at Manhattan LASIK Center.

If you have any further questions regarding your post procedure instructions, please call us at (212)759-9617, 9:00am – 5:00pm.

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