We’re so excited that you have taken the next step toward life without lenses and can’t wait to see you soon! You’re already halfway through your journey and we want to make this next step as simple as possible.
We know you’re probably asking, “what’s next” so we put together a few things to help you feel more confident, comfortable, and prepared.
*Kleiman Evangelista recommends postponing refractive surgery if you are pregnant or nursing.
While LASIK is the most known vision correction option, it is certainly not the only one. At Kleiman Evangelista, our focus on comprehensive ophthalmology means that we have multiple vision correction options outside of of LASIK, including PRK, EVO Visian ICL, and Clear Lens Exchange (CLE).
Your doctor and counselor can share more details on each procedure and can put together a customized care plan to help you make the most informed decision for your eye health.
Once you’ve scheduled surgery it’s time to start planning all the things you’ll be able to do without having to worry about glasses or contacts!
Depending on your surgical choice, you’ll have pre-surgery instructions and eye drop schedules to follow. Make sure you read all of your paperwork ahead of time and follow those drop schedules, they’re crucial for a successful surgery day.
Depending on the type of vision correction procedure you’ve chosen, your recovery will be unique but typically:
Keep in mind that recovery is different for every patient and your doctor will share more detailed information about recovery times for each vision correction option.