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Lasik eye surgery - series—Normal anatomy

Normal anatomy

Overview

The cornea is the transparent part of the eye that covers the iris. It is also the main light bending part of the eye.

Update Date 3/15/2016

Updated by: Franklin W. Lusby, MD, ophthalmologist, Lusby Vision Institute, La Jolla, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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