What are the chances of complications in laser eye surgery?
One of the most common questions we get asked by patients considering laser eye surgery is what the chances are of having complications.
Of course, the precise chance of having a complication post surgery is different for everyone – it depends on you and your eyes, and should be discussed thoroughly with you by an optometrist and by your surgeon, at any good laser eye surgery clinic. However, overall the chances of ...
Finding London Vision Clinic on Harley Street
London Vision Clinic is located in the heart of Harley Street, London’s prestigious, world-renowned centre of medical excellence.
Based at 138 Harley Street, our state of the art laser eye surgery clinic is a few minutes from Regent’s Park, just off Marylebone Road in the Borough of Westminster.
Arriving by rail, our nearest tube stations are Regent’s Park on the Bakerloo line, Great Portland Street on the Metropolitan, Circle and Hammersmith & City lines and Warren Street ...
What is LASIK laser eye surgery?
LASIK laser eye surgery (Laser-assisted In-situ Keratomileusis) is an elective surgical procedure to correct common vision problems such as hyperopia (far-sightedness), myopia (near-sightedness), presbyopia (natural ageing of the eyes) and/or astigmatism.
The procedure uses an extremely accurate femtosecond laser to create a very thin flap of tissue in the outer cornea - the front of the eye. The flap is then gently folded back allowing the surgeon to remove a precise amount of corneal tissue using an ...
Laser eye surgery reviews from London Vision Clinic
Here at London Vision Clinic on Harley Street, we pride ourselves on the quality of the laser eye surgery treatments we provide our patients. That’s why we really value the reviews and feedback we receive, and why we’re always keen to share them.
Here are just a few of the laser eye surgery reviews we’ve had recently on the independent review site TrustPilot:
On 21st October 2014, Julian rated London Vision Clinic 10 out of 10, ...
Why not start your own laser eye surgery blog, we’ll help you
Everyone seems to be blogging these days, on all manner of subjects. Whether you simply Tweet & post to Facebook occasionally, or have your own blogging website, it’s easy to have your opinions heard – and there’s plenty of people out there who want to listen.
Laser eye surgery can be an emotive subject, and those who shout about their experiences tend to have polarised opinions – those who have had ...
How to choose the laser eye surgery clinic that’s right for you
Having laser eye surgery is a big decision, but once you’ve decided to go for it, choosing the right clinic is crucial.
Your eyesight is arguably your most precious sense, so if you are going to trust someone to perform laser eye surgery, you need to be sure you choose the right clinic.
So how do you choose the right laser eye surgery clinic? Here are some of the most important factors ...
How an independent laser eye surgery clinic differs from a chain
Whilst some of the big high street laser eye surgery chains have suffered with bad press and declining patient numbers recently, high-end independent clinics like London Vision Clinic have gone from strength to strength.
There are many differences that set independent clinics apart from chains, here are some of the biggest:
Patients are treated as VIPs, not just numbers.
Unlike the big chains, independent laser eye surgery clinics don’t need to treat tens of ...
Here at London Vision Clinic, we are very excited to welcome our new surgeon – Mr Gerry Clare – who joined us on the 1st July.
Mr Clare recently retired from the British Army as a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon. The highlights of his military career include completion of arduous training as a paratrooper and serving alongside Special Forces, Gurkhas and Scottish Highland regiments. He was decorated three times for active service.
More recently, he pioneered the use of amniotic membrane as a treatment ...
Laser Eye Surgery Results FAQ
If you're looking for our results, you can review the London Vision Clinic's statistical results and patient reviews.
TV appearances and the path to London Vision Clinic
“My wife saw a TV report highlighting the services offered by the London Vision Clinic, so I called and made an appointment. Three months later I was in London for my consultation, pre-op and then procedure. Simple, professional, with a superb back-up team.” –Chris
People hear about London Vision Clinic through a plethora mediums. Often times it is through friends, family, or online research.
However, as medical advancements in the field have made vision corrective ...