LASIK: Is It Right For You?

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If you are considering LASIK, your mind is most likely an ocean of questions right now. This is only natural, of course, as is deciding to move forward with any type of surgical procedure.

Keep reading for facts about LASIK to help you figure out if it’s right for you!

LASIK vs. Glasses and Contact Lenses

The first thing that makes people nervous about LASIK is usually the cost. People considering LASIK have a difficult time separating the cost from the investment.

But here’s something that sets LASIK apart: it’s a one time cost. When you wear glasses and contacts, you’re paying each time. Both things need replacing, especially contact lenses.

Did you know that on average, most people are spending at least $500 per year on contact lenses? With LASIK, you’re paying one cost.

In fact, when you get LASIK, after a few years, it even starts paying for itself! This is because you no longer have to pay $500 a year (or more) to keep up your glasses and contacts.

And if the up-front cost of LASIK seems like too much to handle, you can look into financing. Here at Stahl Eyecare Experts, we want all our patients to experience clear vision. Your budget shouldn’t stand in your way of LASIK and freedom from glasses and contacts!

There’s nothing like waking up every morning and having clear, crisp vision.

LASIK: A Permanent Solution

When you put on your glasses or contacts to correct your sight, it’s temporary. You’re only able to see until your glasses come off, or in the case of contact lenses, out.

As a contact lens wearer, you’ve likely run into situations where they get in your way of fun. Have you been at the beach and gotten sand in your eye that scratched your contact?

Or did you go for a brisk run and then end up in pain because your contact dried out? Contact lenses are great because they are invisible but they also have their limits.

There’s no reason to be stuck with contacts if you’re considering the visual freedom of LASIK. LASIK is not right for everyone so you should schedule a LASIK consultation first! This allows you to know if you’re a candidate and right for the procedure.

LASIK: Freedom from Corrective Lenses

We all know that eyeglasses and contact lenses come with more than a few annoyances built in to the mix. LASIK frees you from having to deal with:

  • Raindrops and steamed-up lenses during inclement weather
  • Fingerprints on smudges on lenses
  • Lost glasses and torn contacts

It’s about a lot of the little things you never even think about! Do you want to get married and deal with contact lenses on your special day?

Are you frustrated by how dry your eyes are when you take your contacts out? Is wearing glasses and the same frames everyday cramping your style?

Whatever your reasons, LASIK can be an amazing choice!

Ready to take the leap? Contact Stahl Eyecare Experts in Long Island, NY and schedule your LASIK consultation! What do you have to lose except the frustrations of glasses and contacts?


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If you are seeking a Long Island LASIK specialist, the eye doctors at Stahl Eyecare Experts would like to offer you a great opportunity in laser eye surgery. Brought to you by professional, experienced Long Island LASIK surgeons, our one-of-a-kind medical facility brings not only cutting-edge technology, but experienced hands in ophthalmology as well. Helping you achieve your personal best vision is mission critical at our Long Island LASIK office. If LASIK cost is something that has been holding you back please feel free to review our options regarding LASIK Financing. We are dedicated to providing the best in patient education so that our patients can make a well-educated decision as to whether or not LASIK would be a good vision correction option. Remember, not everyone is a good candidate for LASIK. This is precisely why you need to have an experienced LASIK surgeon in Long Island evaluate you to make sure that this is the right eye surgery procedure for you! If LASIK is not the best procedure for you, we offer other ophthalmology procedures such as cataract surgery to help you see better. If you are seeking a Long Island cataract surgeon we are happy to offer cataract consultations to educate you about this process and determine your vision correction options.

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