Getting prepared for the laser.
Getting in position under the laser.
Peek-a-boo! I see you!
Poking at Ruth's eye.
Clamp thing used to guide the cutter that lets the doctor peel back the outer layer of the eye.
Wiping off the eye.
Peeling back the outer layer of Ruth's eye.
The laser fired in several short pulses.
Clamping open the next eye.
Cutting guide for the second eye.
Making the cut.
Folding back the eye flap.
Ready for the laser to do its work.
The faint light in the very center was one of the flashes from the laser when it fired.
Putting the eye flap back into place.
Pressing the flap back into place.
The surgeon just put antibiotic and anti-inflamatory drops into Ruth's eye.
After just a few minutes, Ruth's eyes are done.
And she can already notice the improvement in vision just seconds after the surgery is completed.
Ruth got these super stylin' goggles to keep stuff out of her eyes for awhile.
This is the video of the whole procedure!