What is Laser Vision Correction?
It is a treatment designed to permanently reduce dependence on glasses or contact lenses for people whose eyes are nearsighted, farsighted, and/or astigmatic. A cool laser beam is used to reshape the cornea to improve the focusing ability of an eye.
Am I a Candidate for Treatment?
About seven out of ten people who wear glasses and/or contact lenses are candidates for laser vision treatment. You are a likely candidate if:
- You have healthy eyes
- You see clearly when you use your glasses and/or contact lenses
- Your vision has been stable for a year
- You fully understand the risks and benefits of treatment Laser Vision Surgery Resources
Is it Safe?
Yes. The treatment is safe, accurate, and permanent. As with any surgery, there are risks. It is important for you to fully understand the risks and benefits of laser vision correction.
Why Should I See North Raleigh Family Family Eye Care for My Laser Care?
We pride ourselves on our comprehensive LASIK (laser vision correction) peri-operative care! We utilize the latest testing equipment, and we provide you with instant laser surgical and peri-operative scheduling. We see you for detailed follow-up visits for a full year after your treatment.
We evaluate your eyesight to help you and the surgeon determine if laser vision correction is right for you. We work very closely with the surgeon before and after your treatment to achieve the best results possible. We do all of the pre-op and post-op procedures in our office. Usually, the only day you need to go anywhere else is on the day of your laser treatment, when you visit the nearby laser center.