There are many Australians out there who currently have to wear glasses or contact lenses in order to be able to correct their vision problems. Some people don’t mind having to put them on or put them in every single day while others see them as pure hassle and they would like to live life without them if they could. The good news for the latter is that you can get corrective eye surgery so that you can see clearly and you don’t need to spend money on new prescriptions every two or three years.

If this sounds like an exciting proposition for you then you need to talk to your LASIK Doctor (known as หมอเลสิค in Thai) about what he or she can do for you that will change your life for the better. If getting any kind of eye surgery like this is somewhat concerning to and you would like to learn a little bit more about the benefits of doing so then maybe the following can help you to make a more informed choice.

  • It can provide permanent correction – In the vast majority of cases, LASIK surgery can completely reshape your cornea to correct any errors that are affecting your vision right now. When you go through the procedure, it is generally a permanent fix and so you no longer need to reach for your glasses or put contact lenses into your eyes. It is always a good idea to make follow-up appointments to make sure that the procedure is still working.
  • It is so affordable – Due to technology changing almost every single day, the cost of surgery like this has reduced over the last number of years. You need to think about this over the long term because think of the money that you will not have to spend on changing your prescriptions every couple of years and especially the money you won’t have to spend on getting contact lenses. This amounts to a significant amount of money over your lifetime and so LASIK surgery saves you money.

You will notice that your vision improves almost immediately after the procedure and after 3 to 4 days, your recovery will be complete and your vision will be better than ever. It’s likely that your doctor might suggest that you take a few days off work and also do not use your eyes to be looking at your smartphone or any other digital device.