LASIK Candidacy2018-12-07T22:56:11+00:00

LASIK Candidacy

One of them most common questions we get on a daily basis is whether or not a patient is qualified to get LASIK. During your free consultation with our highly-experienced specialists and physicians, we perform a comprehensive and in-depth examination of your ocular health to ensure that you meet all of the parameters necessary to have a successful LASIK procedure.

Below are some of the basic requirements that need to be met before you can be a LASIK candidate. Don’t worry if you don’t meet them all, there still may be a procedure available to help you reduce your dependence on glasses and contact lenses.

  • Between the Ages of 18 and 60
  • Stable Vision for the last 2 Years
  • No Significant Eye Problems or Diseases
  • Not Pregnant or Nursing

Even if you meet the following requirements, a proper examination still needs to be done by our staff before you are a certified candidate. During your examination, we check the following:

  • Your eyes’ corneal thickness and health
  • Your cornea’s topography (how the surface of your eye is shaped)
  • Your prescription
  • Your retinal and optical nerve health
  • Your eyes’ dryness

Upon completion of the examination and a final determination by our specialists, you will be able to schedule your procedure with one of our top LASIK surgeons.

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