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Below are frequently asked questions regarding LASIK in Wilmington. Should you have further inquiries, don't hesitate to call today!
Q:"Are laser vision correction procedures covered by insurance?"
A: Although few policies cover Laser Vision Correction, we would be happy to check yours when you come in for a consult. Remember patient financing plans are available subject to credit approval. Ask for details.
Q:"Is there any pain involved with LASIK?"
A: Patients tell us they feel only slight discomfort, not pain during the procedure. After the procedure, most people report a slightly irritated eye for a few hours. But pain is subjective, and when you learn more about the procedure you'll form your own opinion of what to expect.
Q:"Has anyone ever gone blind form a Laser Vision Correction Procedure?"
A: There have been zero reported cases of total loss of vision.
Q:"Are there any side effects with Laser Vision Correction?"
A: As with any type of surgery, side effects and complications can occur. All potential side effects and complications will be discussed further at the time of the Laser Vision Correction consultation.
Q:"Why not go to a discount laser vision correction center?"
A: With laser vision correction, safety, outcomes, and patient satisfaction should be the deciding factor behind the center you choose, not cost. Remember, you get what you pay for.
Q:"Is Laser Vision Correction for everyone?"
A: Laser Vision Correction is not necessarily for everyone. The best way to determine your candidacy is with a proper screening and thorough evaluation.
Q:"I am very busy at work. What type of time commitment is needed to have LASIK?"
A: This is a state-of-the-art procedure, which requires minimal time for the patient. The actual procedure lasts under 10 minutes per eye. Most patients can go back to work the very next day.