Am I a candidate?
During your free consultation for laser vision correction we will perform a thorough screening examination of your eyes along with special ancillary testing. Once we have gathered all of this data, Dr. Pathak will discuss the safest and most appropriate course of treatment for your lifestyle. All of your options with be discussed at length, and ample time will be provided to address any questions you may have.
Some of the information we will gather includes:
- Your prescription and its stability over time
- Your corneal thickness
- Your personal medical history
- A three dimensional map of your cornea
You are not a good candidate for laser vision correction if you are:
- Under 18 years of age
- Pregnant or nursing
- Taking the following medications: Imitrex, Accutane, or Amiodarone