About LASIK Eye Surgery

LASIK eye surgery is the most frequently performed elective surgery in North America. This highly effective outpatient procedure is often referred to as refractive surgery or laser eye surgery.

LASIK eye surgery is used to correct the following vision problems:

 

Custom LASIK

Custom LASIK is LASIK eye surgery at its most refined. Every eye has its imperfections. Custom LASIK utilizes new Wavefront technology that helps your surgeon customize the laser treatment to your individual eyes. The precision of custom LASIK allows for the most accurate vision correction possible.

 

Bladeless LASIK

Bladeless LASIK with Femtosecond laser technology is the first "all laser" LASIK procedure. Bladeless LASIK uses a gentle laser to create a precise, uniform corneal flap.  As the name implies, no blades are used in this customizable eye surgery.

 

How LASIK Eye Surgery Works

The LASIK procedure is performed by ophthalmologists, medical doctors who specialize in surgical treatments of the eye.  Here is a general outline of the procedure:

 

Determining Your Candidacy for LASIK Eye Surgery

During a complimentary consultation at our office, one of our specialists will conduct a thorough evaluation to determine your candidacy for LASIK surgery. In addition to being in good health, patients must:

 

It is also important for our patients to understand that certain eye problems, such as amblyopia (lazy eye) or strabismus (muscle imbalance) may negatively affect your candidacy. We are happy to work closely with you to address these conditions first, referring you to a specialist, if needed, in order to improve your chances of being approved for LASIK surgery in the future. 

 

Schedule a Consultation with Us Today

If you would like to decrease your need for corrective eye wear, we can determine if you are a good candidate for LASIK surgery. Schedule a complimentary consultation at our centres today to undergo an initial LASIK evaluation.