Share 30/1/2020 Is LASIK an option for everyone? What to expect after LASIK eye surgery? If you are thinking about getting LASIK eye surgery, you most likely have already spent a good amount of time day dreaming about what your life will be after LASIK surgery. Lasik treatment is one of the most safe and common procedure performed worldwide. LASIK treatments after being approved by the FDA has now developed throughout many countries including India. Dr. Nita Shah an eye specialist with an EXPERIENCE OF 30 YEARS is one of the most recognized LASIK surgeons in the country who operates an eye clinic (AAYUSH EYECLINIC & AAYUSH LASIK CENTRE) in Mumbai. Is LASIK surgery the right option for everyone? Even though there is no "maximum age" for correcting your eye vision, you still need to determine that your overall eye health is good and that your vision difficulty is not caused because of some other eye disease. Your vision has to be completely stable before you proceed to LASIK surgery. LASIK surgery is one of the most effective surgeries in the country for correcting eyes vision. The satisfactory rate among the patients who had taken LASIK surgery is remarkably high. Dr. Nita Shah who is an eye specialist in Mumbai recommends her patients to get a routine eye checkup before making the decision. If you have any questions regarding LASIK surgery or about your eyes then make sure you contact Dr. Nita Shah for getting complete eye care guidance in Mumbai. What to expect from LASIK eye surgery? Before surgery, you need to inform your doctor about your present and past medical conditions and also about all the medications which you have been taking. After examining your eyes your doctor will be informing you whether you are the right candidate for the surgery or not. Your doctor will also be informing you if there’s any risk involved in it for you, what are the benefits, what alternatives do you have and also what will be your responsibilities after the surgery. LASIK Eye Surgery Process The process of LASIK surgery is painless and it barely takes 25-30 minutes. During the process, the eye specialist uses a device called a microkeratome, by using which the doctor will be lifting the flap from your cornea. Eye specialists all across the world say that “LASIK is the safest and most effective procedure that's ever existed in ophthalmology". Experts also state that “complications after a LASIK eye surgery are extremely rare’. After LASIK Surgery After the surgery you will be given protective eye wear and it might burn or itch after the process is completed. Eye drops will be prescribed and routine follow up will be advised. Conclusion Your eye vision may fluctuate during the first few months after the surgery and it can take nearly 3 to 6 months for it to stabilize completely. If you are actually looking to get rid of your spectacles and contact lenses, LASIK surgery is the best option for you. Solution for You At Aayush Eye Clinic A unit of Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital & Aayush Lasik Centre, we understand that proceeding for any eye surgery is a big decision. We at our clinic, have carried out many successful LASIK surgeries for our patients and if you are in Mumbai and for any eye solution then make sure you visit us at Chembur for a checkup and LASIK evaluation or contact us right now with your doubts and queries.