Lasik Surgery Los Angeles

Lasik Surgery Los Angeles is an alternative to traditional vision correction methods. Lots of people around the world have problems with their vision that they correct with glasses or contact lenses.  Glasses can steam up in certain situations and have a habit of getting lost and/or broken. Contact lenses are not a suitable alternative for everyone whether the reason is discomfort or not liking the thought of taking them in and out. It can also be easy to forget you are wearing them at the end of a long day which can cause infection and painful irritation. The alternative to wearing glasses or contact lenses is to have your eyes surgically corrected. Lasik surgery Los Angeles is one of the most popular ways that people have their vision corrected.

Indications for Lasik Surgery Los Angeles

Lasik surgery is a permanent way to correct common vision problems including:

  • Short sighted
  • Long sighted
  • Astigmatism

Lasik surgery Los Angeles works by reshaping the eyes cornea using the cool light of an excimer laser. This is different than the SMILE procedure. It’s a great solution for people that want a permanent correction problem and prefer not to use visual aids to restore it.

The procedure is fast and gives quick visual correction in as little as a few hours to the next day. Unlike other sight correcting surgeries Lasik surgery Los Angeles does not require the patient to wear bandages or have stitches that will need removing at a later date. This allows them to continue with their usual routine faster than ever before. Return to work is also quick. Most people that have the Lasik surgery Los Angeles do not experience any pain and those that do report a mild discomfort.

Lasik Surgery Los Angeles

One worry that patients have is that the effect of lasik eye surgery fades with time. This is not true. The reshaping done by modern lasers is permanent. If the vision worsens with age, time, stress or other factors like cataracts, you will be able to return and have your vision corrected again to suit your new vision needs.

After Lasik surgery Los Angeles the majority of people do not need to wear glasses or contact lenses The freedom of not having to change or remember to change contact lenses, or to keep track of glasses is a godsend to many people. It allows them to partake in activities that would have otherwise been difficult such as swimming, tennis and contact sports. Cooking without worrying about glasses steaming up and being able to apply make up without having to fumble around with magnifying mirrors and tools is priceless.

What is stopping you from Lasik Surgery Los Angeles?

Fear is the most common reason for procrastination. Money is another factor. No down payment plans make it easier.

What is your reason? Let us know if we can help overcome obstructions to better vision.

Written by Rajesh Khanna, MD

Los Angeles Lasik Surgeon Rajesh Khanna MD is a recognized pioneer in Presbyopic Implants for correction of aging eyes. He has popularized Cornea Cross Linking and Intacs forKeratoconus. He is an Expert Cataract, Pterygium Eye Surgeon, A Cornea Specialist he performs Laser Corneal Transplants, DMEK, DSEK and DALK. Rajesh Khanna MD is a well known medical writer. He has published the bestseller "The miracle of Pi in Eye".He is also a columnist for the newspaper Acorn. Dr.Khanna also hosts "Medical Magic". In his spare time he hikes with his family and German Shepard or does yoga. He also plays field hockey and loves swimming.