Laser Eye Surgery Blog

What’s Included In Laser Eye Surgery Costs?

Many eye clinics attract patients by keeping surgery prices low by treating a high turnover of patients (sticking to simpler cases and offering a reduced standard of care). At London Vision Clinic, perfection is our minimum standard. Gain further insight into what the laser eye surgery cost includes to drive the best possible vision results….

Why Do Laser Eye Surgery Costs Vary So Much From High Street To High-End Clinics?

Why Do Laser Eye Surgery Costs Vary So Much From High Street To High-End Clinics? This is a question we hear a lot. With some high street chains offering Laser Eye Surgery from as little as £800, there is often confusion when the high-end clinics charge up to £6,000+ for treatment. So How Can Some Clinics Charge So Little For Laser Eye Surgery? Here’s a clip of London Vision Clinic’s Professor Dan Reinstein explaining this: Professor Reinstein says: If done…

Laser Eye Surgery Costs – Why Do Costs Differ So Much?

Laser Eye Surgery Costs: Why Do Costs Differ So Much? When first looking into Laser Eye Surgery, the wide range of options and the difference in prices from high street chains to independent clinics can be mind-boggling. So why do Laser Eye Surgery costs vary so much? Read more about the differences here At the London Vision Clinic on Harley Street in London, there is a simple pricing structure for the optimum level of results and patient care. We don’t…

Laser Eye Surgery: Home or Abroad?

Laser Eye Surgery: Home or Abroad? We’re living in a new world, a world dominated by the Coronavirus Pandemic, even forgetting our exit from the European Union. It’s probably fair to say that travelling abroad will never be the same again. However, many still consider going overseas for elective surgery to be cheaper than being treated in the UK. And, what could be better: going abroad and getting some sun, and at the same time, saving money on a treatment…

The Do’s and Don’ts Of Wearing Make Up Before & After Laser Eye Surgery

The Do’s and Don’ts Of Wearing Make-Up Before & After Laser Eye Surgery One of the most common questions that doctors receive about Laser Eye Surgery, is, “When can I wear makeup again?” Rather than being vain and unimportant, it’s actually a great question that’s crucial to both the safety and smoothness of your treatment and recovery. Joking aside, Laser Eye Surgery is a surgical procedure, and that means there are certain precautions you need to take before, during, and…

Is there a prescription limit for Laser Eye Surgery?

Is there a prescription limit for Laser Eye Surgery? Do you think the numbers on your little prescription card determine whether or not you’re eligible for Laser Eye Surgery? This is the general idea many people have about being suitable for Laser Eye Surgery. But the reality is, determining eligibility is a lot more involved than that. This goes to say that if you find yourself thinking your prescription isn’t treatable and that you’re outside of the general limits for…

Guide to Dry Eyes and Laser Eye Surgery [VIDEO]

Guide to Dry Eyes and Laser Eye Surgery The eyes are the body’s natural cameras that capture light, convert it to waves of electrochemical signals, and magically conjure up the images we see. Technically, it’s up there with the most complex parts of the human body, and for that matter, the known universe is the eye. With so much complexity, the eye requires an ultra-precise arrangement of components in order to function correctly. And, like a pearl sitting in a…

Complete Guide to Recovery & Post-Operative Care After Laser Eye Surgery

Guide to Recovery & Post-Operative Care After Laser Eye Surgery Updated for 2021 You might wonder, what clever so-and-so thought it a good idea to place two of the most precious and complex organs in the body in one of the most vulnerable of all areas? Your eyes need to receive and process visual data to create the world around us and guide us through it, so it wouldn’t make much sense for them to be on your knees or…

Guide to Contact Lens vs Glasses vs Laser Eye Surgery

Guide to Contact Lens vs Glasses vs Laser Eye Surgery You would think it’s pretty easy to work out which is better: contact lenses, glasses, or Laser Eye Surgery. But depending on who you ask, what they’ve experienced and read, what stage of life they are in, and who they work for, you may get a differing set of facts and opinions. Summary By all means, the read the full article, but the key points in this article can be…

What Conditions Could Make One Unsuitable For Laser Eye Surgery? [VIDEO]

What Conditions Could Make One Unsuitable For Laser Eye Surgery? If you have an existing medical condition – particularly one that affects your eyes – you may think that Laser Eye Surgery is not an option for you. Whilst there are certain conditions that would make you unsuitable, the technology we use at London Vision Clinic and the expertise of our surgeons means that we can treat more people than most clinics. London Vision Clinic surgeons Glenn Carp and Professor…