What is LASIK?
Laser in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a procedure that reshapes the corena, helping to more clearly focus what you see.
What are the benefits of LASIK?
LASIK (laser vision correction) is able to correct many levels of myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism. These corrections can be treated to effectively reduce your dependency on eye glasses and contacts.
Is LASIK Surgery Painful?
LASIK surgery is often painless and will take less than 30 minutes. During the surgery you may feel some pressure on your eye. After surgery you may experience your eye feeling irritated or itching after the procedure and may water however by not rubbing or touching your eye and using the eye drops directed by your doctor these symptoms will soon pass.
If I would like to have LASIK Surgery what do I do?
If you would like to find out if you’re a candidate for LASIK your first call should be to our toll free number at 800-282-3937 and ask for our Vision Coordinator. Our coordinator will then ask you some questions and schedule you for your free LASIK consultation. At this consultation we will review your vision records and move forward accordingly, however the final determination to be a candidate for LASIK is will be made by the doctor following an examination.
How long has Eye Specialists of Mid-Florida been performing LASIK?
Dr. David Lowey has been performing LASIK surgery for over 10 years and is certified on VISX Excimer Laser Systems to perform LASIK surgery. Using the VISX S4 laser our surgeons use the very latest in technology to ensure your procedure is a success. Contact one of our offices serving the greater Winter Haven, Sebring, Haines City, Lakeland, Clermont, Lake Wales areas to get started!