Limbal Relaxing Incisions - LRI

Dallas Limbal Relaxing Incisions (LRI)

Treating Cataracts & Astigmatism With LRI

Limbal Relaxing Incisions (LRI) are a refractive surgical procedure to correct minor astigmatism in the eye. Incisions are made at the opposite edges of the cornea, following the curve of the iris, causing a slight flattening in that direction. Because the incisions are outside of the field of view, they do not cause glare and other visual effects that result from other corneal surgeries like Radial Keratotomy.

LRI has become the most common technique to correct astigmatism as part of cataract surgery. LRI is simpler and less expensive than laser surgery such as LASIK or photorefractive keratectomy. Good results do not require the location and length of the incisions to be highly precise, and the incisions can easily be extended later if the original procedure did not correct all the astigmatism. Recovery is generally quick and painless, although the patient may experience some discomfort.

For our patients who qualify, Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery is available. By providing this latest and proven technology, we now have the ability to view cataracts in high resolution and precisely perform some of the most delicate portions of the surgery including the treatment of astigmatism using a computer-controlled laser beam of light. To learn more, please visit Technolas.

Contact us at (214) 225-2577 to schedule your eye exam at one of our office locations.

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  • Serving Patients Since 1961
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Patients Share Their Experiences
  • “The instantaneous results were astounding and the discomfort minimal. I look forward to the medical care I will now expect from your facility in the future. Thanks again for my vision improvement.”

    - Patient
  • “Dr. Jeffrey Whitman’s skill in cataract surgery has allowed me to continue with my lifelong goal to climb the highest peaks in the World.”

    - Tedd
  • “When the quality of my diminishing eyesight began to interfere with the enjoyment of traveling, I knew it was time to see Key-Whitman. My husband had a wonderful experience with his cataract surgery. My first visit was wonderful also.”

    - Patient

Our Convenient Office Locations

All of our convenient locations throughout the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex area are ready to help with all of your eye care needs. Visit Key-Whitman Eye Center in any of the following cities:

Mesquite Office

18661 Lyndon B. Johnson Fwy,
Suite 400
Mesquite, TX 75150

Rockwall Office

2380 S. Goliad Street,
Suite 100
Rockwall, TX 75032

Frisco Office

11445 Dallas Parkway
Frisco, TX 75033

Dallas Office

11442 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75243

Plano Office

3060 Communications Parkway,
Suite 205
Plano, TX 75093

N. Arlington Office

910 N. Davis Drive,
Suite 400
Arlington, TX 76012

S. Arlington Office

400 W. Arbrook Boulevard,
Suite 121
Arlington, TX 76014

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