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LASIK is eye surgery that corrects nearsightedness by using a laser to reshape the eye's cornea. LEARN MORE ›

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I now have halos around all lights - Not Worth It - Roseville, CA

I had lasik done when i was 19 so it would be easier. I now have halos around all lights, making night driving extremely difficult. My eyes are very dry. my distance vision was 20/15 after surgery, and now I can tell it is starting to go downhill again.and now my near vision is starting to... READ MORE

I'm 22 and I've worn contacts since I was 11. - Love It! - Florida, FL

It's now just October and I had the Lasik back in May. I'm 22 and I've worn contacts since I was 11. Both my eyes were -2.75. I was nervous at first, but the actual procedure was quick and easy (about 10 minutes). I admit it was frightening because they were messing with your eyes, but it's... READ MORE

Lasik Review

I had been wearing glasses for more than 20 years, the degree was not very high but due to astimagtism, I need to wear glasses daily, from the time I wake up in the morning, till I go to bed at night.  Till Dec 08, I just noticed that the headache problem that I always has might due to... READ MORE

Improved my Overall Quality of Life!

I had astigmatism before lasik surgery. I chose lasik because glasses gave me headaches & it was a pain to keep them cleaned and protected from scratches...plus it was annoying to switch from sunglasses to regular glasses when driving (I didn't have prescription sunglasses!). Contacts were... READ MORE

Sudden Haziness After Lasik

My vision was never terrible, just a minor script for shortsightedness, but I hated wearing glasses all the time. I'm hoping this is going to 'clear things up' for me.I had my lasik exactly two weeks ago. About two days after surgery my vision was crystal clear, at 2020. I did have bad dry eye... READ MORE

Took 25 Minutes and Caused Subconjunctival Heamorrhage

I have been told by doctor before lasik surgoy that it is simple , it will take one minute.. but in fact it was 25 mintues with subconjunctival heamorrhage for more than one week,My question : As you know there are different types of lasik surgery and different costs, how I will be sure or I... READ MORE

One Mild Inconvience but SO WORTH IT!

I have been in glasses since a little girl. My eyesight was 20/400 in both eyes with one astigmatism. My pupils were juuuuuuust on the brim of needing the upper scale procedure to prevent haloing. I trusted the dr when he said the halo would be minimal and it has been. The only side effect... READ MORE

Still Loving my Good Eyesight 3 Years Later

I am so glad I finally made the decision to have Lasik correction. I had researched this procedure even back in the day when it was only experimental. I attended a lecture where they were looking for volunteers to do the procedure on, problem is back them they would only do one eye at at time,... READ MORE

Bad Decision to Have Lasik, Left Me W/uneven Eyes

Unintended consequences: One eye now smaller than the other which I am told, after the fact, is 'part of the aging process' and due to dry eyes, which I never had before operation.Before operation, eyes were beautiful and best feature. This 'aging process' never bothered me up til the day I had... READ MORE

It's a Miracle!!!! No More Glasses or Contact Lenses.

The best thing is not having to look for my glasses in the morning or mad at myself for falling asleep with my contacts on!it was a painless procedure and the only thing was being uncomfortable with how dried my eyes were for 2 weeks and no rubbing but the drops took care of them as they healed... READ MORE

Wonderful Experience

Best thing I've ever done for myself. Should have done it yrs ago. Please, if you are thinking about having the procedure, first do research, not every eye specialist is certified to do it and if they are, please read the reviews on that specialist and get the best. READ MORE

Its Great Being Able to See Without Glasses!

I was nervous about getting this procedure but was put at ease when the office walked me through each step during my consultation. All of my questions were answered and i felt completely comfortable with my decision. I had no discomfort during the operation to fix my nearsightedness and slight... READ MORE

My Lasik.... Definately Worth It

I had Intralase Lasik completed just a few days ago. My experience with surgery and the aftermath would require me to recommomend it to everyone.The surgery was virtually painless. My eyes are only remotely dry, which is where any moisturizing eye drops will come in handy. My vision is 20/20... READ MORE

After Lasik Vision

I had lasik just 1 day ago. The surgery was uncomfortable for me but not painful. The surgery lasted around 15 minutes and you could see. Your eyes are burning for a couple of hours after. After that slight discomfort on occassion. I just had it done so I can't comment on anything long term. READ MORE

Lasik in 2001 and Am Glad I Did!

I went to the best Dr. I could find after weeks and weeks of research. Dr. in Houston was fantastic! He explained that the halos come from not correcting the entire area of the eye that dilates. He dilated my eyes twice during one month because female cycles can affect that. I would... READ MORE

Very Happy with Lasik

I'm 32 and had Lasik about two years ago. I'm now have 20/20 vision and am very happy. My prescription was -4.0 in both eyes with slight astigmatism. I'd worn glasses and soft contacts since age 16. It's so great to wake up in the morning and be able to see everything! I had standard Lasik... READ MORE

Best Thing I Have Done - San Jose, CA

I had Lasik eight years ago in 2001. Best thing I have every done!! Totally happy with it. Before I was so near sighted clear vision stopped 24" from my nose. I had worn hard contacts for about 15 years because of a stigmatism. In prepping for Lasik I wore glasses or soft contacts for... READ MORE

Lasik UK

This was the best money I have ever spent. I hated wearing glasses and they cost me a fortune. I was forever changing them and having optical lenses put into designer sunglasses. I liked contact lenses but they kept splitting and that cost me even more. I had this done around eight years ago and... READ MORE

Expensive, but Worth It

I had the new custom LASIK surgery. I can now see better than when I wore my contact lenses. I used the best surgeon, the same as advertised that Tiger Woods used. I then referred my friend and my sister to the same surgeon. They also both had excellent results. I also have no halos at night... READ MORE

100% Worth the Money.

My doctor was great and I think the doctor makes the experience what it is. It's a scary procedure, and there is discomfort at first, but if you follow the aftercare, it's short lived and worth it. I wanted to be able to wake up and see the clock, or be able to tell if that black spot on the... READ MORE

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