Laser Eye Surgery: 10 Facts You Didn’t Know Yet

10 facts about Laser Eye SurgeryIf you are considering Laser Eye Surgery you probably know quite a bit about the topic already. We all like first-hand information from family and friends who have already had the surgery or maybe you have read about the laser eye surgery procedure on the internet or in magazines.

However, Laser Eye Surgery at other clinics might be different from what we do at the London Vision Clinic. There are some facts about Laser Eye Surgery that are important to know if you are looking for information about the procedure, but may not be true for other clinics.

Take a look at this infographic with ten amazing facts about Laser Eye Surgery that you possibly didn’t know yet by clicking on the image on the right.

For instance, the procedure is really quick – it only takes about six minutes to treat each eye.

Are People With A High Prescription Not Suitable For Laser Eye Surgery?

A common myth that we hear from patients is that they have heard people with a high prescription are generally not suitable for Laser Eye Surgery. Although that may be true for some clinics, at the London Vision Clinic we can treat 98% of people who come to us – even people with a high prescription. So do not worry about not being suitable – there is a very good chance that we can help you. An initial assessment will ascertain whether or not you are suitable for Laser Eye Surgery at the London Vision Clinic. Contact us for more information on 0207 224 1005 or fill in our contact form.

Is There Any Pain During Laser Eye Surgery?

Many people are scared to have Laser Eye Surgery because they have been told that the procedure causes pain. To put it quite simply: that is not true. You will feel no pain during Laser Eye Surgery – on top of that, the chance of a minor visual complication is only 0.1% and lasers used in Laser Eye Surgery will certainly not burn your eyes or the skin surrounding your eyes.

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We have a lot of information on the entire Laser Eye Surgery process on our FAQ page, but if there is anything else that you would like to know please contact us on 0207 224 1005 and we will answer your questions.