LASIK is a surgical procedure conducted on a delicate part of the eye called the cornea. As such, it is critical that potential candidates are well educated on the benefits and risks of the procedure. It is imperative to recognize the importance of a thorough examination to maintain realistic expectations about the procedure’s outcome. Most patients who come to us for vision correction are excellent candidates for LASIK surgery. However, Dr. Jenkins may decide that LASIK is not the vision correction option that will give you the best results, and will discuss what your options for vision correction alternatives to LASIK.
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