Essential Questions to Ask Before Getting LASIK Eye Surgery

Eric Donnenfeld, MD | May 25, 2023
Essential Questions to Ask Before Getting LASIK Eye Surgery - Part 2

Undergoing LASIK eye surgery can be a life-changing decision, and who better to guide you through this process than the highly experienced and knowledgeable surgeons at LASIK by OCLI Vision. Here, we share a continuation of the vital questions you should ask about LASIK procedures, emphasizing the insights and expertise offered by LASIK by OCLI Vision’s eye surgeons.

What Will My Vision Be Like After LASIK?

Working with a skilled LASIK by OCLI Vision eye surgeon, most patients can expect to achieve 20/20 vision or better. However, outcomes can vary depending on individual eye health and the severity of vision issues. The wealth of experience and knowledge that LASIK by OCLI Vision surgeons bring allows them to provide a detailed, personalized prognosis.

Will I Still Need Glasses After LASIK?

While LASIK dramatically reduces dependence on glasses, some patients, especially those over 40, may still require reading glasses due to natural changes in the eye. LASIK by OCLI Vision eye surgeons are adept at explaining your post-surgery vision expectations, based on your age, eye health, and lifestyle needs.

How Much Does LASIK Cost?

At LASIK by OCLI Vision, we believe that clear vision is priceless. While the cost of LASIK can vary depending on individual needs, our surgeons’ expertise and the use of advanced technologies can make the procedure a worthwhile investment in your quality of life.

Can LASIK Be Repeated if My Vision Changes?

Our LASIK surgeons have years of experience handling various cases and can help guide you if an issue with your first LASIK surgery should arise. While LASIK can be repeated in some cases, your LASIK by OCLI Vision surgeon will assess your eyes carefully and recommend the safest and most effective course of action should your vision change.

What Happens If I Move My Eye During the Procedure?

Fear not, your highly trained LASIK eye surgeon at LASIK by OCLI Vision will use state-of-the-art technology, including eye-tracking devices during LASIK surgery. This means that even if your eye moves, the laser treatment remains accurate, maintaining the safety and efficacy of the procedure.

Can I Have Both Eyes Treated at the Same Time?

Indeed, most patients at LASIK by OCLI Vision opt to have both eyes treated on the same day. Our LASIK surgeons have the experience and skills to perform the procedure on both eyes safely, allowing for a more convenient and streamlined recovery process.

How Should I Choose My LASIK Eye Surgeon?

When it comes to choosing your LASIK surgeon, experience, and expertise are paramount. The LASIK surgeons at LASIK by OCLI Vision are renowned for their deep knowledge, vast experience, and commitment to patient care, making them an excellent choice for your LASIK procedure. Remember, these questions merely scratch the surface. Your LASIK by OCLI Vision eye surgeon is always ready to address your unique concerns and provide personalized advice. Don’t hesitate to reach out and begin your journey to clearer vision with LASIK by OCLI Vision.

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