Our doctors will work with you to refer you to the most appropriate surgeon and provide pre- and post-operative care. We have co-managed over a thousand LASIK patients, and our doctors know who the best surgeons are.
Thinking about LASIK?
- Considering LASIK, PRK, or any type of refractive surgery to be free of glasses and contacts?
- As optometrists, we provide pre and post-operative care for patients who are undergoing refractive surgery.
- We have co-managed hundreds of cases, have long standing relationships with the best eye surgeons, and only refer to the best.
- Whether you just have questions, or are certain you want to have the surgery, our optometrists are here for you every step of the way.
Pre-Operative Care for Refractive Surgery
Our optometrists provide thorough evaluations and consultations for patients considering refractive surgery, which includes:
- Candidacy assessment: We perform comprehensive eye exams to determine if you are a suitable candidate for refractive surgery, taking into account factors such as your prescription, corneal thickness, and overall eye health.
- Procedure selection: We discuss the various types of refractive surgery available, such as LASIK, PRK, and SMILE, and help you choose the most appropriate option based on your unique needs and lifestyle.
- Surgeon referral: With long-standing relationships with the best eye surgeons, we refer our patients only to the most reputable and experienced professionals in the field.
- Pre-surgery preparation: We provide guidance on how to prepare for your surgery, including any necessary pre-operative testing, medication, or lifestyle changes.
Post-Operative Care for Refractive Surgery
After your refractive surgery, our optometrists will continue to support you through the recovery process:
- Post-surgery follow-up appointments: We schedule regular follow-up appointments to monitor your healing, vision improvement, and overall eye health, ensuring a smooth recovery process.
- Medication management: Our optometrists will prescribe any necessary medications, such as eye drops, to help with healing and prevent infections.
- Recovery guidance: We provide advice on how to care for your eyes during the recovery period, including activity restrictions and proper hygiene practices.
- Visual acuity assessment: We perform vision assessments to track your progress and ensure optimal visual outcomes following your refractive surgery.
Ongoing Support and Education
At Carbon Valley Eye Care, we are here for you every step of the way, offering ongoing support and education throughout your refractive surgery journey:
- Patient education: We provide detailed information about the risks, benefits, and expected outcomes of refractive surgery, empowering you to make informed decisions about your eye care.
- Addressing concerns: Our optometrists are available to answer any questions or address any concerns you may have about refractive surgery, both before and after the procedure.
- Long-term eye care: We continue to provide comprehensive eye care services after your refractive surgery, ensuring the ongoing health and well-being of your eyes.