SMILE: Small Incision Lenticule Extraction – A Basic Guideline

  • Bertram MeyerEmail author


Flapless and all femto – SMILE is the first minimal invasive procedure in laser refractive surgery.


Corneal Surface Refractive Outcome Refractive Correction Optical Zone Excimer Laser Ablation 
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Supplementary material

Video 3.1

Capless SMILE (WMV 63427 kb)

Video 3.2

Perfect SMILE (WMV 85268 kb)

Video 3.3

Suction loss (WMV 33990 kb)

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Eye Center CologneCologneGermany

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