How to use Lasik in a sentence
I used to wear glasses, then contacts and then I had Lasik.
This is also a great alternative for those who are afraid of the permanence (or just the procedure!) of LASIK.
Sadly, Lasik corrects distance vision, and not everyone's a candidate.
They are an alternative to Lasik surgery and are becoming more popular for those not wanting the hassle of contacts or eye glasses.
Implantable contact lenses don't get as much attention as Lasik, for example, but could be a better solution to vision trouble for some.Advertisement
However, they are now being used as an alternative to Lasik when Lasik isn't a good solution.
If a patient is severely nearsighted, Lasik may not even be an option.
As you may learn from implantable contact lens TV spots and other reading materials, these contact lenses can offer the same effect as Lasik without shaving off tissue from the cornea.
Unlike with Lasik, there is no tissue removed from the cornea.
They may not be candidates for Lasik but they could be perfect for implantable lenses.Advertisement
The most common surgical procedure performed to correct myopia is laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK).
This insurance plan will help defray the costs of routine visits to an optometrist, discount the cost of LASIK surgery, and cover a wide range of dental services.
Over one thousand health providers nationwide participate in the program, offering such services as LASIK surgery, dental work, and hearing care.