Am I A Candidate?

Laser Vision Correction is a modern procedure that has helped millions of people to see better since it became approved by the F.D.A. in the middle of the 1990's. If you have poor vision and are interested in improving your vision there are some general requirements to take into consideration before meeting with a doctor about laser vision correction:

Lasik Self Test

If you feel as though you meet the general requirement to be a candidate for laser vision correction you should schedule an evaluation to determine if you are truly a strong candidate for a LASIK procedure. Each set of eyes is extremely unique. The only way to determine your candidacy 100% is to have an evaluation with a board certified ophthalmologist. The pre-operative evaluation will involve a series of diagnostic tests to determine the stability of your vision. After a thorough evaluation of your cornea, the doctors will be able to determine if you are a candidate. Below is a list of some items that are typically involved with the evaluation process:

If for some reason you are not eligible for LASIK, the ophthalmogists at North Suburban Eye Associates, P.C. serving the greater Boston area in Wakefield, Winchester and Beverly will be able to recommend other procedures that can help you improve your eye sight. There are many suitable alternatives out there for patients with different needs.

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